Tag Archives: wool

How white is white?

Puutarhajuhlat Filip Hyvän aikaan

Even though I have been quiet, I have done something! I had fallen in love with the idea of making a white open surcoat to be worn with my white woollen underdress. I cherished the idea of a roba, a complete set of 4 to 6 garments (at least an underdress, an overdress, a hood … > >


Efficient weekend

Felix ja pystykangaspuut

You can get a whole lot done during just one weekend! We – Eme, Sahra and I, as well as Knut from the children’s entertainment troup – gathered under the exquisite roof of casa de Sahra and Knut to plan, cut, fit and baste as much as we could. The actual sewing would happen afterwards. … > >


My friends got taste

Lahjakangas ja poseeraaja

Last weekend I was given a surprise gift: a piece of fabric that was meant to have been turned into a hood for me already 10 years ago. The fabric had ended up drifting from one friend’s closet to another – not because my friends couldn’t finish the project but because the reason to make … > >