Carnival in venice – the dress

When this post goes online I will be in venice (and probably pretty tired)! As I’m writing this now I feel how excited I am to attend the carnival in venice. I really can’t wait! To be honest, venice is not my most favourite city but it’s still in the top 5 because it’s so […]

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18th century ball in Vienna and a Chemise a la reine

My break was a bit longer than I wanted but I used the time to get a lot of things done and sew also a lot. In january I finally got to buy a sewing table and some storage for my sewing related things and I was also very busy with school and my costumes […]

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Accessoires for venice – cape, muff, fan, brooch

My trip to venice is approaching so fast and my sewing list was still very long for this trip so I used my semester break to work on all the accessoires I wanted and needed. Since the carnival is in late february which is usually one of the coldest months in europe I remembered to […]

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Starting my costume for venice

It’s been a while since I posted something on my blog but after the new year started my school was also starting to give us so much to do, that I just didn’t have much time to sew AND write new blog posts. 🙂 I already mentionned very shortly in my Welcome to 2020 post […]

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Welcome to 2020!

Happy new year everyone! I hope you all had a great start into it. 🙂 It’s finally 2020 and a new historical costuming year is waiting to be explored by us and I’m pretty excited because I already have a lot of projects planned! (I hope that I’m going to stick to them this year! […]

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2019 recap – What I made and what I didn’t

2019 is over and I can’t wait for 2020 to start. But I also took some time to reflect the past year and I started thinking about all the things I did. 2019 started with an amazing couture sewing course from Thomas von Nordheim , I attended my first historical ball and then I also […]

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Millinery course (masterclass for stage costumes)

Today I want to talk about a 3-day-millinery course I was able to attend in school. It was exclusive for the masterclass for stage costumes and it was optional to participate. First things first: What did I choose to make? Well. We had to make a headpiece and an extra thing for our costumes, we’re […]

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