How to create the 'Chanel-style'
THE CHANEL STYLE is very recognizable, but it is less defined as well. Previously, the association with the "Chanel" brand was mainly a a perfect picture and an identical style. Nowadays the style is less conservative and sleek. The basic elements are still present, but there is much more interpretation for individual interpretation.
Chanel at Cannes 2021
Ambassadors and friends of the House Chanel celebrated cinema during the 74th edition of the Festival de Cannes.
We were not yet familiar with the sewing pattern brand: It's Afits. Time to get acquainted and test a sewing pattern! At sewingpatterns.nl we bought a pattern for a stretch blouse. And at Driessenstoffen we bought a matching fabric. A lovely stretch blouse is the result and enthusiasm for the It's Afits brand!
Marfy 1756 free Pdf pattern
Marfy Italy offers a free PDF sewing pattern to download yourself. It's a sewing pattern to make a Chanel-Style jacket and a matching skirt! We are very happy with the sewingpattern and also pleased that it is a typical classic jacket: elegant, with many 'Chanel' details and a matching skirt. In our opinion, the jacket is the pinnacle of elegance and class. As all the other the sewingpatterns of Marfy's DIY fashion!
Beautiful Inès de la Fressange
Iǹes de la Fressange was Chanel's model for years. She did a great job and was a role model for many women. Nowadays she is still beautiful, without looking like she is trying too hard. Actually, she is the living proof of the fact aging gracefully is possible without Botox, plastic surgery or being addicted to fillers.
Inès now and then: enjoy the great movie of Loic Proigent!
Vogue V1659 Summer blouse!
Usually a sewing pattern for a garment is the starting point for a seamstress. Fabric recommendations are always indicated. But sometimes you spot a fabric in a store or on a website and you háve to have it. Only later do you think, "What shall I make of the beautiful fabric?" For example, we bought the cotton print 'Paradise birds on black' available at Budgetstoffen. Vogue V1659 and the beautiful fabric will transformed in: Summer chic blouse!