Easy Ballet Wrap Skirt Tutorial on Make It and Love It

Hello Everyone! Welcome back on Élégantine! I hope you all had a lovely weekend, I sure did. After a crazy week, we had a very peaceful weekend, with lots of family time and lots of sewing for me! Yay! I swear I am going to show you some of it in 2 days! For now, all I can say, is that it will be all about boys!  Today, I just wanted to pop in […]

Comfy Cowl Hoodie: Épaules, côtés et bras deux façons

Bonjour tout le monde! Aujourd’hui nous poursuivons la couture du Comfy Cowl Hoodie de Mummykins and me avec les épaules, les côtés et les bras. Je vous montrerai aussi une méthode alternative pour poser les bras.
Veuillez prendre note que j’ai utilisé la surjeteuse pour assembler mon hoodie, mais vous pouvez sans problème utiliser une machine à coudre domestique régulière. C’est d’ailleurs ce que j’ai utilisé pour faire les photos dans le tutoriel du patron.
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Little Lizard King Winnie Pinnie Tour / High low Circle Skirt tutorial

Hi there from french Canada and welcome on my blog! It’s finally my turn on the LLK Winnie Pinnie Blog Tour and I have something very exciting to share today! When I signed up for the tour I decided that I would make Winnie Pinnie that extra special dress my daughter would wear for her 3dr birthday!  Winnie Pinnie’s design is just so precious! It’s very classic, but with a modern twist! The original pattern includes […]

Marc Shirt Asymmetrical Collar Tutorial

Hi! I am back with a new tutorial for boys about one of my favorite pattern designer, Filles à Maman! Like you may know FAM is even more special to me since it’s a local  designer and it’s one of the few to offer bilingual patterns. So any time I am talking about FAM I know I can reach all of you awesome readers!
Now lets move on to the topic of the day! How to […]

Pool Side Beach Party/ Elisa Halter Top Bikini Hack

Hello! Welcome to Élégantine! This is DAY 2 of the Pool Side Beach Party Blog Tour! This party tour hosted by Lulu & Celeste, Sprouting JubeJube Productions, regroup 27 bloggers and you will see everything related to pool and beach parties from beachwear to cover-ups and accessories. Read until the end to find out about special discount offers and a different giveaway for every day of the tour!
Bonjour! Bienvenu dans mon blogue Élégantine! Nous sommes au JOUR 2 de la […]

Clean Slate: Faux fly and Simple Belt Tutorial

Happy monday folks! We are a little late on the program and I apologize! I had some computer problems over the last week and files kept disapearing mysteriously so I had to do twice the work 3 times just in the last 7 days! Hopefully my PC will stop giving me attitude soon! We are still into our month long Clean Slate Pants Pattern Feature and today I am FINALLY sharing with you a girly version! […]

Pattern Feature: Clean Slate/ Fly tutorial

Hi there! Welcome back to this Clean Slate pattern Feature sponsored by L’Oiseau Fabrics and Peak Fabrics!
Today, we are jumping into the real stuff and we will sew a front fly together! As a bonus, we will also cover how to attach the waistband for both options. It doesn’t matter if you are sewing the shorts, capris or pants, this tutorial is for you! The pattern is well illustrated and explained as is in the PDF […]

Pattern Feature: Clean Slate Pants / Pick Up a Size and Basic Alterations

Hi there! Welcome back to the Clean Slate Pants Feature sponsores by Peak Fabrics and L’Oiseau Fabrics! Today we are going to discuss how to pick up a size and do basic modifications. I intended to write about inspiration too but realised that I had too much to say about the first 2 and I didn’t want the post to be too heavy! I’ll come back tomorow with a quick post about boys and girls inspiration. If […]

Clémence shorts for boys tutorial!/Tutoriel

Today I am sharing my very first tutorial on te blog! Lets hope you will enjoy it and that there will be a lot more! I will show you how to hack the Clemence from les Filles à Maman, a girl shorts pattern into shorts for boys with cuffs.
Je suis très heureuse de vous présenter aujourd’hui mon tout premier tutoriel! J’espère que vous l’apprécierez et que j’aurai l’occasion d’en faire encore plusieurs. Mon tutoriel démontrera comment transformer les […]