One Stay at Home Activity : Re-Think your Wardrobe

Hi All, Japan and especially Tokyo has called out the state of emergency for the cold Winter months and we are all asked to stay at home as much as possible. Why don’t you use this time and make a little journey through your wardrobe? I’ve  collected some tipps  to re-think and re-organise, get new…

Happy New Year 2021

All the best for the new year, many creative ideas, many fun (social distance) sewing classes and I hope that all brides-to-be can have their wedding parties!! 

The Brand New Printing Service!!

I’m printing A0 patterns ! Many of you are ordering their sewing patterns online as PDF patterns, right? You receive the PDF, print out A4 papers and spend quite an annoying time to stick your pattern together, right? Don’t waist your time any longer 🙂 You are welcome to send me your PDF and I…

10 Years Anniversary

Hi All, 10 years ago in December 2010 I started to teach my first sewing classes, tailored the first made-to measure garments and wedding dresses. Over the decade I enlarged the service to professional CAD pattern-making for fashion brands and individuals. 10 years of awesome customers from 60 nations (!), thousands of lessons and creative…

Awesome Autumn

This is a collection that I did for Alex Morrow from Turquoise Port. Alex ordered some trousers, dresses and skirt from me and we enjoyed the process of developing exquisite garments that fit her style.

The 753 Festival – We did it!

As many of you know, the 753 festival has much importance in Japan. Girls have their celebration with 3 and 7 and boys have their celebration with 5. This November it was time for my son to dress up in his kimono and we all joined in, with the amazing help of my mum in…

The 60th Nation has Walked In!!

As many of you know: I keep a list of all the nations of my customers. Just for fun and to understand, how many people from all over the world come to my atelier to work with me. Until today, all sewing students & customers, who I’ve been working with came from 59 countries. It…

The Legend of Jim Thompson

A few weeks ago I found this little bag in a second hand store that I really like and get lost in. The name tag made me buy it and it’s worth to tell the story about the man, who designed it: The ones of you who travelled to Thailand, Bangkok: do you know the…