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  • 08:21 AM

    mixtlii added the project Caroline à la campagne

    A dress I made, to be worn at a wedding, but in the end was worn the day after, at the brunch : the fabric was not “classy enough” for a wedding ceremony ;)
    I used a lekala pattern for the top an…

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23 November, 2016

  • 08:51 PM

    mixtlii added the project Newly Graduated Outfit

    So I am a doctor now… !!!

    I needed a dress for the occasion, and there is this sewing contest in France where you need to sew a pair of something… So I decided I would sew a matching jacket…

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29 October, 2016

  • 09:24 AM

    mixtlii added the project Long Awaited Parka

    I’ve been wanting to buy a Parka for… 6 years maybe? But always thought I should make it myself.
    I bought the pattern 1 year ago.
    I bought the fabric 8 months ago.
    I finally made it !!!

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8 September, 2016

  • 06:49 AM

    mixtlii added the project Gingham Work Top

    I love gingham!
    Very happy with that blouse, I can wear it all the time as I find it very work appropriate, and very comfortable…
    The only thing it that it creases a lot, I did iron it before…

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3 September, 2016

  • 06:18 PM

    mixtlii added the project Burda Easy - The Third!

    I had fabric leftover from the pajamas… And I did not want to waste it. So I went for a pattern I know well, a dress from Burda Easy Fashion S/S 2009. A winner!
    I tried to adjust it a little bi…

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29 February, 2016

  • 10:59 PM

    mixtlii added the project Rockin' Breakfast

    Great PJ’s to eat brunch with style !

    Fabric is from Ivory Coast. Pattern is from Canada. Pictures are from Home :)

    I was very careful to cut the fabric symmetrically, and I ended up with fl…

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27 November, 2015

  • 10:36 PM

    mixtlii added the project Winter's Coming !

    I made a sweater dress by copying a knit dress I love. I added the snowflake using reverse applique technique. At first I wanted to make a heart, but it seemed too easy ;)

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15 November, 2015

  • 08:35 PM

    mixtlii added the project From Senegal"

    I made this dress for a contest on threadandneedles.com, the theme was “travels”.
    The fabric comes from Senegal, the pattern is self made, although the inspiration comes from someone here on Burd…

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24 October, 2015

  • 09:20 AM

    mixtlii added the project Les Antilles

    This is my favorite summer blouse! It is very airy and comfy for summer heat.
    The neckline is a little bit too big for me, it drops on the right shoulder all the time, but I guess in summer it is…

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  • 08:37 AM

    mixtlii added the project My Tourist Dress

    This is a dress I made inspired by a project here on Burdastyle, but I can’t find it anymore…
    Anyway, it is quite a simple shift dress pattern, I sewed 2 lignes of elastic thread at the waist a…

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5 August, 2015

9 July, 2015

  • 08:08 PM

    mixtlii added the project Working in the summer

    I shortened the dress pattern to make a blouse.
    I’m very happy with it, it’s cute, colorful, perfect to wear at work… And that’s everything I needed!

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30 May, 2015

23 May, 2015

  • 10:35 PM

    mixtlii added the project Matching panties

    I found this top for sale at only 5€, so I bought too and made matching panties in the larger one!

    I recommend this pattern, it is very good : my panties are extremely confortable, they sit nic…

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  • 10:26 PM

    mixtlii commented on the project Are my cheeks getting red?

    Thank you! No overlocker for this project, it’s too delicate for the big machine ;)
    I used a special lingerie thread, and all seams on elastics are 3 steps zigzag.

13 April, 2015

  • 11:06 PM

    mixtlii added the project No, it is not Orange

    A birthday present for my darling… Yes : I tried sewing a man’s shirt.
    I think it’s blue. He thinks it’s orange. Too orange. Nonsense.

    So, the pattern is the first one in the book "A Book Of…

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29 March, 2015

10 January, 2015

  • 04:58 PM

    mixtlii added the project Winter Maxiskirt

    A very long skirt, very warm, perfect for wintertime!

    I was afraid I would look smaller than I already am, in a maxi skirt, but I was wrong, and I love my new skirt!!!

    Made of wool tartan, …

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21 July, 2014

  • 09:34 PM

    mixtlii added the project Teacher's Dress

    I made this dress out of a cotton I bought last year not knowing what to do with it, except that I wanted to pair it with little heart-shaped buttons. Done!

    I used a french pattern which is ver…

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1 May, 2014

5 April, 2014

24 March, 2014

  • 03:57 PM

    mixtlii added the project Sailor Minnie

    On the french website “thread&needles”, every month there is a skirt challenge. March was : buttons.

    I’ve been wanting to make a bib-front skirt for a while, so it gave me the push I needed to m…

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19 March, 2014

18 March, 2014

15 January, 2014