THE BIG LEAP

I have done it. I have taken the big leap into a completely new career. Yesterday was my last day teaching at the elementary school. I guess it was what you’d call a bitter sweet day. I am so thrilled to be able to focus on my shop and drafting my patterns, but...

MORE YASMIN

Thank you for the warm welcome my newest pattern (The Yasmin Yoke Skirt) has received. You can find it for sale at Craftsy, ShopONION and at Patternreview. I am very proud of the pattern – and especially the instructions which – IMHO – are very clear...

HELLO FROM THE PAST

I am so very tired. Way too tired to blog anything sensible or merely interesting – not less entertaining. I am currently on a school camp trip with my 6 graders. We are visiting Århus (the second largest city in Denmark) and are staying here until Friday....

YASMIN YOKE SKIRT!

It is done! I am finally ready – and very proud – to introduce you to   MariaDenmark 201 – Yasmin Yoke Skirt ! The Yasmin Yoke Skirt is a cute A-line shaped yoke skirt in two lengths, with curved front pockets. Perfect for everyday wear. The skirt is...

WARDROBE SEWING INSPIRATION AUTUMN 2012

So it’s new season time again. I have of course already thought a great deal about what I want to make (what else is there to think about while I do my running in the beautiful forest…) but I thought I’d share my trend ideas with you too. So here are...

RUNNING AGAINST BREAST CANCER

Why am I not posting much at the moment? Well, I still have my full time job, am drafting patterns and taking classes – and then I’m training for Sunday. On Sunday I’ll be running a 5K to raise awareness – and money – to support the fight...

BIRTHDAY BASH

So it’s now Tuesday – and I am only just getting over the big event that was my birthday *slash* Leaving-my-Dayjob-Celebration (more on that in a moment) party on Friday. I had a wonderful day – starting out with breakfast at home with my husband and...