21 mars 2014

La Marinière Coco

French may think Coco goes hand in hand with a boxy tweed jacket and a little black dress. French are wrong,  bien sûr. Coco is a cute dress or top, designed to be made with knit fabric, from Tilly and the Buttons. I am a rough girl from Brittany, and this blog is named after a seabird: I had to sew Coco with STRIPES. One decision less to make. I like that. Tilly encourages everyone to make Coco their own and provides great tips for inspirations here. I spent far, far too long on the blog La Mariniere which I discovered... [Lire la suite]
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06 février 2014

Day into night [Drapé with a French touch]

  Sewers out there: have you ever thought how nice it would be to meet one of your favourite bloggers IN REAL LIFE?  Would you say no to a rendez-vous with a designer whose patterns and photo-shoots have a certain je ne sais quoi about them?  One whose style and inspiration extend to cooking meals fit for a boutique restaurant or customising shoes?    No, you would not.    I could not believe my ears when my guru asked me if I had any objections to meeting Vanessa Pouzet for lunch on my... [Lire la suite]
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