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Bethioua for men

A while ago I started redrawing the Bethioua sweater for Bjorn. I love the design of this sweater (for women) a lot, but since I was not the person in need of new sweaters I wanted to sew one for…
Compagnie M.
13/05/2016
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All ways lead to Rome!

This dress is one of those projects that inspired me to use the Roma dress pattern one day. I can tick this one from my 'to-sew-list'. Check! When I received the Lotte Martens fabrics that belong to the textile box…
Compagnie M.
10/05/2016
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The textile box!

The textile box! A great project by Lotte Martens & Le Chaperon Unlimited. 13 unique Lotte Martens prints to sew small projects or to pimp bigger ones. I got the chance to try 4 prints. Two fabrics that beautifully matched where…
Compagnie M.
05/05/2016
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3 good reasons to visit ‘het Stoffenspektakel

This Thursday we will participate to our first 'Stoffenspektakel'. For those that live abroad: it's a big indoor fabric market organised at several location in the Netherlands, Belgium and France. :) This blogpost is only about convincing you to come to…
Compagnie M.
02/05/2016
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Easy fabric flowers: the tutorial

To pimp Lisa's Noë coat, I made a small flower from the lining fabric. With this tutorial (in Dutch or English) you can easily create your own flowers! It only takes about 5 minutes and it looks great on dresses…
Compagnie M.
29/04/2016
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Coat love!

I couldn't find beautiful 2nd hand coats for my girls, so I decided to buy them.. I know! I promised myself not to buy new clothes this year and I did very well up till now, but on the other…
Compagnie M.
21/04/2016
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the Lila birthday dress: my own fabric!

For this Lila dress option, I designed my own fabric. In a screen printing workshop, I made this gingko leaf print. I used the same design on several fabrics, on a t-shirt and a jeans skirt. You can see the first result on this…
Compagnie M.
31/12/2015
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Lila wrap dress

Today Sylvia and I present a 2nd bodice option to make a Lila dress wrap dress. With this one extra pattern piece, you can create a completely different look. Wrap dresses are super easy to put on so a perfect solution…
Compagnie M.
23/12/2015
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And the winners are ….

Compagnie M. turned two and I got the best present ever to celebrate this joyful event with you. 374 stunning creations have been entered in the contest. Far more than I could have ever hoped for. This is the icing…
Compagnie M.
03/11/2015
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Julia dress: with tutorial soon!

UPDATE: you can find the free tutorials and pattern piece HERE! The Julia sweater can easily be turned into a dress. At first I wanted to include this dress option in the pattern, but depending on the type of jersey, the circular skirt didn't…
Compagnie M.
11/10/2015
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Ileana dress n°3 … with more options!

The Ileana dress includes a lot of options. I think the look of this dress changes when you choose a raglan bodice in stead of the regular one. Actually I started developing the pattern from this raglan option, but then afterwards…
Compagnie M.
26/07/2015