A First Milestone: The Cute Skirt

Look at this amazing Summer Skirt! Meryl started her sewing lessons with the Basic Course and had no idea to run the machine or understand all functions. We did the very first Beginner Lesson together to work on the machine smoothly. Then we adjusted the skirt pattern, cut the linen and  she learned to sew…

Sewing Classes will Start again – with extra Safety due to COVID19

The picture above is not a try to copy Claude Monet’s aquarelle paintings… It’s my sewing machine photographed though a plastic sheet that is now hung up in my atelier! At the beginning I was quite irritated by these sheets, cos they  give a very blur vision to the person or subject in front of…

The Sewing Club at DSTY Summerschool 2014

The DSTY is the German School in Tokyo Yokohama and for the 4th year I have been teaching a fashion and sewing course for girls now! It was great fun again and the girls have proven real talent on the machines. The theme for this year’s Summerschool was “Circus” and everyone created a bag for…

Tokyo International School- Sewing with Kids, Project One

Since May this year I am teaching an After School Activity at TIS (Tokyo International School), called “The Sewing Club”. Much fun, 8 energetic girls participate and we jus finished our first mixed media project: sewing by hand, sewing with the machine and printing. The outcome were these really cute bags.

Silk Screen Workshop

I am planning a long time already on offering Silk Screen Workshops. If you are interested, please contact me

TIS Sewing Club

We just had another nice Sewing Club lesson at the Tokyo International School! Once a week I am teaching kids of 3rd and 4th grade to sew. Either with the machine or per hand. I’ll upload some of their cute projects soon!! If you are interested to book sewing classes for kids, please CONTACT me….

Patternmaking Class Vol.2

On Saturday, 19th (Sat), from 9:15 until 12:15 we will hold the second term of the patternmaking classes. This time: CREATING THE PATTERN FOR A DRESS Fee: ¥5000 For reservations please use the Contact Form  

Queen of Pixies

To create a blouse and bag that fits a Queen of Pixies was a wonderful and very delicate job. See the beautiful outcome here (the dress is a Dirndl, a traditional Bavarian dress, model’s own ) Please click on the images to enlarge them The blouse is short, just under bustline, to fit perfectly under…