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Johanna

  • Next up: Draped workout top

    Time for the last installment in my new workout wardrobe. I’m currently making a t-shirt with a lot of things going on in the back. I’ve seen a lot of open back styles lately in gym wear and wanted to put my own spin to…

  • Live on Sunday: Sewing jeans

    Tune in for Sunday’s live stream on YouTube! This time I’m talking about all things jeans-making, which is a topic I am very interested in. Especially how we home sewists can recreate industrial finishing. Hopefully, I can also show you some freshly purchased denim from…

  • Video: Feeling self-conscious about my sewing

     Have you ever compared to yourself to other sewists, or perhaps felt self-conscious about something you made or your technical skills? I suffer from those emotions from time to time, and in this video, I address five things I feel self-conscious about. I recorded this…

  • June sewing bits

    Stella’s graduation My eldest daughter has now graduated from the Swedish equivalent of high school, and as I’ve talked about before I made Stella’s graduation dress. It was a big day for her and I felt very honoured that she wanted me to make the dress.…

  • Video: How I store my sewing patterns

    An honest look into the, somewhat messy, way I store my various types of sewing patterns. Including how I sort my sewing pattern envelopes, keep track of my traced pattern pieces, keep a tab on my large collection of pattern magazines and even some info…