Waistcoat & Dress

 I fell in Love with this wool fabric and it's very special with all these threads. 
The pattern is from a Norwegian sewing magazine. 
It's lined with black satin and I made loops for  the buttons since they are rather big. 

This dress is made of knitted wool which are very warm and soft to wear.
Since the fabric is knitted I omitted the zipper at the back.
I found the pattern in a Sabina magazine. 
I think it's a great color for Cecilie :)


  1. Hi,
    That looks very cozy! I have exactly the same wool material as your vest, but planning to make a dress. Would you have any tips for this material - did you prewash? Was it easy to sew with?

  2. Hi Sri,That's nice to hear :) I didn't prewash, and I don't think it's necessary, but maybe it will be a bit heavy for a dress. Anyway, I'm sure it will be nice! Wishing you good luck!

  3. Pretty outfit, love both garments on her :)

  4. This is a brilliant blog! I'm very happy with your job!..Pakistani Dresses


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