Pied De Poule Dress

Pied De Poule Dress

I’ve been receiving La Mia Boutique – Italian fashion magazine – for about a year but every time after thumbing through the magazine, I carefully put it into a growing pile. Looking through the October issue, I noticed this dress with an interesting cut and my memory suggested that there’s a...
Women Who Wear Black Dresses Lead Colourful Lives

Women Who Wear Black Dresses Lead Colourful Lives

As many of you already know, Burda magazine produced a special Vintage issue with 12 models, inspired by fairy silhouettes of the 50s. “Grace” dress was love at first sight, but for myself I decided to sew a version in black crepe for everyday wear (there is no space for...
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Make Your Own Eco-Bag

Make Your Own Eco-Bag

Sometimes I need a very quick sewing project just after finishing something complicated or before embarking on a long sew garment. So after completing my cashemere red coat there were some remnants left and I decided to use them for making an eco-bag. I’ve recently bought a very nice book by Jenny McCabe “Handprint and...
Floral Print Skirt

Floral Print Skirt

This bold and vibrant floral print caught immediately my attention in the fabric store as I’ve been craving to add this feminine print into my wardrobe for a long time. 80 cm remnant piece gave me no other choice – it must be a skirt. If you are looking for a perfect fit high-waist skirt,...
Christening Gown for My Little Princess

Christening Gown for My Little Princess

Beatrice came to this world three weeks before the due date, I suppose she was so anxious to meet her parents and grandmothers who arrived from far away (Sicily and Belarus) as well as her godmother from Germany. So we decided not to put it off and christen our 1 month-old baby. For this solemn...
Featured in Burda Style Germany

Featured in Burda Style Germany

Hi, I want to share with some great news. Some days ago I got in my mail box a copy of November issue of German Burda Style magazine featuring my Sheath Dress. Привет, хочу поделиться с вами приятной новостью. Несколько дней назад я нашла в почтовом ящике ноябрьский номер немецкого журнала Burda Style, в котором...
Oversized Coat

Oversized Coat

I’ve been dreaming for a long time to sew an oversized coat, I wanted to be on trend and see if “menswear style” suits me, though I prefer clothing that accentuates the shape. Oversized coat turned to be a functional item, now I’m wearing it unbuttoned, thanks to Indian summer days with +20 C temperature....
Peplum Sleeve Dress

Peplum Sleeve Dress

October started with a succession of important events that asked for a new dress! It’s amazing how fast time flies, October 5th, we christened Beatrice, and 11th celebrated 7 years of marriage. It’s hard to find a free moment for sewing, as every second is devoted to my little princess. I really wanted to sew...
Ruched Maternity Skirt

Ruched Maternity Skirt

As promised yesterday, here I am with the last piece of my maternity wear collection – ruched maternity skirt. This is one of those pieces that can be styled casually or formally and will see you through all events and all stages of pregnancy. In fact, I started wearing it from the 6th month and...
Blogging 101 and Another Maternity Dress

Blogging 101 and Another Maternity Dress

Hello everyone, I’am participating in WordPress Blogging 101 Challenge, so you’re are going to here from me quite often this month. Всем привет, я учавствую в WordPress Blogging 101 Challenge, так что в ближайшие 30 дней вам придется читать меня часто.
Welcome, Beatrice!

Welcome, Beatrice!

Here is a quick post to introduce and welcome to this world a new love of my life! Beatrice was born on the 31th of August at 10.05 almost three weeks before the due date. I am so happy to hold in my hands 50 cm and 2,900 kg of pure love. Welcome, Beatrice!
Homemade Ravioli

Homemade Ravioli

It goes without saying that no store-bought pasta stands on par with the taste of fresh homemade ravioli. Here is how I conquered ravioli with the help of Marcato Atlas roller and my friends Palmira and Aurora. Make a well in the middle of the flour, crack your eggs into the center, add the olive...
Maternity Dress for a Summer Pregnancy

Maternity Dress for a Summer Pregnancy

This linen maternity dress continues my summer linen collection, originally made ​​for the sea holiday in Liguria: short sleeveless dress with under bust gathers. The only downside of linen - the fact that it’s quickly and easily wrinkled, is fully compensated by many advantages: the dress can be washed every day, it dries quickly, in...
Feast Day in San Martino

Feast Day in San Martino

In one of my previous posts I’ve already mentioned a small mountain village situated in the Maritime Alps at an altitude of 800 m above sea level. Every year in mid-August here takes place a feast day dedicated to San Martino. The committee of this mountain hamlet under the supervision of the Head (massaro /...

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The Marittimi Alps from my window. Вид на Морские Альпы из моего окна. #видизокна #lifeinitaly #альпы #италия #italy #alps #viewfrommywindow #fromwhereistand
Buona domenica! Ленивое воскресенье. Любите ли вы конфеты Ферреро как их люблю я? Впервые попробовала Ferrero Rondnoir - гостинец из Германии. А в Италии их нет! Почему? #lifeinitaly #sunday #domenica #ferrero #ferrerorondnoir #natale #xmas
2014 was inspired by different shades of violet. Уходящий год подарил мне оттенки разные фиолетового. #вяжутнетолькобабушки #вязание #неспрессо #фиолетовый #киндл #lifeinitaly #knitting #lanagrossa #kindlecover #phonecover #arpeggio #nespresso #moleskine #diy #violet #viola #purple
Создаем праздничное настроение. Первое Рождество для Беатриче. Feeling like Xmas. #lifeinitaly #xmas #xmastree #alberodinatale #natale #рождество #ёлка #праздниккаждыйдень
Вид из окна в последний день ноября. Пасмурно, идет дождь, горы скрыты за серыми облаками. А на сердце тепло и радостно. Моей доченьке три месяца. #видизокна #lifeinitaly #ноябрь #nofilter #november #безфильтров
Getting to know my beauty. Знакомлюсь поближе с моей красоткой. #sewing #lifeinitaly #fabric #tessutialtamoda #шитьлюблю #бурда #burdastyle #швейнаямашинка #janomehorizon #janome #janome8200qc #ecobag
Xmas present for my sister. Вяжу снуд в подарок сестренке из шикарной пряжи Lana Grossa #вязание #пряжа #вяжутнетолькобабушки #снуд #knitting #knit #yarn #addi #handmade #diy #knitstagram #lifeinitaly #wool #lanagrossa
A new post on my blog featuring a pied de poule dress. Новая статья в блоге о платье в гусиную лапку. #sewing #шитьлюблю #lamiaboutique #гусинаялапка #pieddepoule #diy #fashionfabric #handmadedress #handmade #diyblogger
Welcome to Janome 8200 qc. Мечты сбываются! #sewing #шитьлюблю #швейнаямашинка #праздниккаждыйдень #janomehorizon #janome8200qc #janome #xmasistoday
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