QiPao-inspired dress using Burda Pattern

Remember the Qipao craze I had a few months ago after watching In the Mood for Love? Well, I really wanted to make a qipao afterwards. I had some scrape fabric left over from my 50s dress — I bought a whole 4 yards since it was only a dollar something per yard, and aContinue reading “QiPao-inspired dress using Burda Pattern”

The Cupcake Goddess Inspired Circle Skirt

OK, more like, a Cupcake Goddess knock off Circle Skirt ๐Ÿ™‚ As you know I made the shell for this a while back. I finally got lining and lace for it and finished hemming everything. Not to blow my own horn, but I think it looks really really nice! This is a “self-drafted” skirt. ButContinue reading “The Cupcake Goddess Inspired Circle Skirt”

Leveling the circle skirt hem– the Juebejue way

I am two photoshoots behind! I have a dress and a skirt that I have completed and am very excited to show you — but the weekend had been crazy busy and I only like to do photos in natural light these days. On Saturday night I did manage to squeeze in a few hoursContinue reading “Leveling the circle skirt hem– the Juebejue way”

Lady Grey Inspired Cropped Jacket.. and why I hate button holes

I know I know, another outerwear ๐Ÿ˜› But I just dont get enough warmth during the cold season! I must say though — fall isย probablyย my favorate season of the year — i love all the fiery red and green that props up on the street and in my yard — they look so so pretty!Continue reading “Lady Grey Inspired Cropped Jacket.. and why I hate button holes”