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Life of Johanna

  • My interview on Modern Sewciety podcast

    I did an interview with Stephanie of Modern Sewciety podcast that is now available for listening! It was a super fun interview, I love connecting with fellow sewists and chat about all the stuff we are passionate about. In the interview, I talk lots about sewing activewear, my book on…

  • July sewing bits

    This is the big vacation month in Sweden, where many of us are off from work. I’m no exception, and while I’m off my regular job, I will not sit on my laurels! In fact, I will spend a chunk of July taking photos for…

  • 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.…

  • Spending time in Barcelona

    So I’m on a vacation this week, in Barcelona to be precise. We are basically doing the same trip that we did last year, which is combining a few days in the city with a day at the big music festival Primavera. I’ve just come…