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December Wrap Up

A primeira publicação de 2016, refere-se ao último mês de 2015, mais precisamente ao resumo do que se andou a fazer por aqui e do que chegou ao blogue. Foi, como Dezembro costuma ser sempre, um mês agitado, para compensar o mês anterior. Com os meninos recuperados, houve oportunidade para mais. Mais tempo juntos (as férias da G. ajudaram claro), mais brincadeiras, mais festas... Ora bem, vamos pelas fotos? Comecei um passo a passo para um guest post para breve. Encontrei e comprei 4 revistas anuais do Jamie Oliver por um preço super simpático. Fiz novas barras de cereais, deliciosas por sinal. A minha gata, tão carente que não me pode ver brincar com os miúdos, tem de estar sempre em cima também. Costurei roupa para a Barbie dela. A G. a ler o meu livro de Inês Pedrosa. O S. no meio dos livros. Andei a arrumar os meus botões. Estive numa venda de garagem coletiva. A minha última costura do ano foram umas calças para o S. que estão em teste ainda. A judiar com a gata. Eu e a G. montámos a árvore de Natal. Ela recebeu a Barbie rock star e não podia estar mais feliz. A nossa árvore de dia. O S. a fazer da caravana da irmã, carrinho para ele. Consegui fazer das muitas prendas, coisas simples, mas feitas com carinho, coroas foram quatro, fios perdi a conta, uma boneca de pano, vários macacos de meias a pedido da G., dois volantes de brincar. E ainda costurei para ela.

The first post in 2016, is about the last month of 2015, more specifically th wrap up of what's been done over here and what got to the blog. It was a busy month, as December usually is, it made up for the previous month. With the kids feeling good again, there were more oportunities. More time together (G.'s holidays helped too), more playing, more parties... So, should be check the photos? I sarted a tutorial for a soon to be guest post. I scored four Jamie Oliver magazines for a very nice price. I made new bars, and they were delicious. My cat has been so needing, she's all over us all the time, I can't even play with the kids. I sewed for my daughter's barbie doll. G. reading my Inês Pedrosa book. S. between books. Been organizing my buttons. I was part of a collective garage sale. The last sewing of the year was for a pants pattern test still going. Messing with the cat. G. and I have put up the christmas tree together. She got a Barbie Rock Star and couldn't be happier. Our tree on day light. S. making a car for himself after his sister's doll's van. I managed to handmake a lot of gifts, simple things, but made with love, there were four crown hairclips, I lost track of the necklaces, a fabric dolls, several sockmonkeys, a request from G., two driver's wheels. And I sewed for G. 

No blogue, também houve movimento. Ficam aqui as publicações de Dezembro. Carreguem nas fotos para vos levar à publicação. Participei em várias tours, e gostei particularmente de algumas delas. Fiz uma mala (Radiant Home Studio), uma saia do molde do vestido Sweet Innocence (My Treasured Heirlooms), um conjunto de meias calça (The Wolf and the Tree) e um casaco (Chalk & Notch), um novo look mãe-filha (Golden Rippy) e fui blogger convidada no blog Rebel & Malice com o passo a passo para fazer uma coroa gancho. Para além do já referido, publiquei o 3º episódio do Podcast fiz as minhas listas do melhor, do pior, moldes e designers preferidos e ainda as minhas reflexões sobre o ano que acabou e o que começou (para verem as listas cliquem nos links abaixo da última imagem).

It's also quite busy in the blog. Here's the posts from December. Click the images below to take you to said posts. I was part of a few blog tours, and I especially liked a few of them. I made a rucksack (Radiant Home Studio), a skirt hacking the Sweet Innocence dress pattern (My Treasured Heirlooms), an outfit with footed tights (The Wolf and the Tree) and a cardigan (Chalk & Notch), a new mom and daughter look (Golden Rippy) and I was a guest blogger over Rebel & Malice with a tutorial on how to make the crown hairclip. Besides all that was already mentioned, I posted the third episode of my Podcast and I made my top lists of the hits, the misses, fave patterns and designers and my reflections on the past and new year ahead (to check my top lists click the links below the last image). 


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