Coco for my first participation to OWOP 2014

I’m so glad to be able to participate to this year’s OWOP, organised by Jane. Cette année, j’ai participé au défi lancé par Jane: l’OWOP ou encore un patron pour une semaine I chose my favourite top pattern: the famous COCO top from Tilly’s and the Buttons. I have already made 3 versions and I’m […]


Princess Matilda Dress

Hello everyone, The sewing contest organised by the Cottage Mama, gave me the little push I needed to finally sew a dress! And when I saw the Miss Matilda dress and top pattern, I couldn’t resist. I haven’t been sewing dresses for my twins girls, as they are still mainly crawling and dresses are not […]

Coco top

A very French Tilly’s Coco + tutorial: how to add a peter pan collar

Hello everyone, Let me introduce you to my Coco top. I love Coco, a pattern from Tilly’s and the buttons.That’s why, without a second of hesitation, I chose this pattern for the OWOP organised by Jane. For my third version, I wanted to try something a little bit different (I did one “without option” and […]


My very late black two+piece set

Oops I’m late for the amazing two piece set acular party that Sophie invited us to join. Oups, je suis très en retard pour la two piece set acular party à laquelle Sophie nous a invité. After reading Sophie’s so inspiring post about the two piece set, I couldn’t resist; I had to join in. But I […]



To my Englishman, We met 10 years ago. On my very first day in England, my flatmates invited me to the pub to meet their friends. And you were there. I could hardly articulate a word in english. But you were there, patient, smiling, thoughtful, listening, trying to understand me. I remember having to use […]


Back to Nursery / Retour à la crèche

For Willow and Co sewing contest Back to School, I decided to make a practical and boyish outfit for my nephew. He is just one year old and he will be starting nursery in a few months. And right now, he loves his littles cars, so when I saw this fabric, I knew it will […]

Shorts on the line 2014

Bubble shorts x2 for Shorts on the line 2014

Hello everyone, Do you know that Shorts on the line is happening right now? Carla from Small + Friendly and Rachel from Imagine gnats are hosting a shorts sewalong on Kollabora. Ladies, thank you so much, because you helped me find my new favourite shorts pattern for my little girls: the Bubble shorts by DoGuincho! […]

Collage KCW July 2014

Back on my blog for KCW – De retour pour KCW

I’m back! With a simpler, lighter, decluttered blog…. exactly what I needed now. Me revoilà! Parée cette fois-ci d’un blog épuré, simplifié, aéré… bref tout ce dont j’avais besoin. I’m happy to be blogging again and to celebrate it, I’ve been making lots of garments for Kid’s Clothes Weeks. I was hoping to do slightly […]


Mon Cabôtin vacances à la mer (Seaside Cabôtin)

Et oui, je suis en vacances!!!!!! Au bord de la mer en Turquie en famille avec une météo et des paysages magnifiques. Hello everyone! Lucky me, I’m on holiday at long last! On the Turkish coast with my beautiful family, a wonderful forecast and the amazing landscape. Fièrement, j’y ai emmené mon Cabôtin de chez Sacôtin […]


Belcarra blouse, finally done!

Hello everyone, I’ve been quiet recently as my little ones were quite ill. Nothing too serious but enough to give to mummy and daddy some sleepless nights! Anyway, I absolutely wanted to do the Belcarra blouse sew-along and I’ve done it. I love this pattern: smart, feminine, pretty neckline and super duper cool cuffs! As […]