Knitten scarf by Owl Laughing

First time knitting

I’ve had zero sewing inspiration in the last couple of months. Maybe winter is to blame, I don’t know. But the urge to make things is still there, so I decided to try knitting while waiting for my sew-jo to…
Hollyburn Skirt by Sewaholic Patterns | Owl Laughing

Lovely black Hollyburn skirt

I’ve sewn a Sewaholic Hollyburn skirt and I love it! And that’s because I love myself in it. Pattern: Hollyburn Skirt by Sewaholic Patterns (view B) Fabric: polyester dress fabric (98% polyester + 2% elastane) Size: 4 (my waist is about 70 cm…
Clemence skirt from Love at First Stitch | Owl Laughing

Bright Clemence skirt

Here is Clemence, a simple gathered skirt with a wide waistband and an invisible zipper made from bright blue cotton. Pattern: Clemence skirt from ‘Love at First Stitch‘ Fabric: some cotton sourced locally There isn’t much to say about this make.…
Coco top by Tilly and the Buttons | Owl Laughing

Pin dot black Coco top

See how good I am at inventing creative blog post titles? :) After receiving a bunch of paper patterns I decided to start with a knit Coco top by Tilly and the Buttons, because… Well, there isn’t really a reason.…
Tiny Pocket Tank by Grainline Studio | Owl Laughing

Arizona tiny pocket tank

Lessons learned: Respect the size chart, it exists for a reason; Quilting cotton is probably not the best material for tank tops; Pattern: Tiny Pocket Tank by Grainline Studio Fabric: Art Gallery quilting cotton (Crystal Arrowheads in Desert Crystal from…
Happy pattern parcel | Owl Laughing

Happy pattern parcel

This might be the best package I’ve ever received by mail! OK, the cat didn’t come with the package, but everything else did. I don’t remember ever being so excited while waiting for a package to arrive. This pile of awesomeness has…
Cropped Linden sweater | Owl Laughing

Cropped Linden sweater

After finishing my first Mabel skirt I had quite some fabric left (that skirt uses a very small amount of fabric). I had a little more than a meter, I think, so I decided to turn it into a cropped sweater.…