Tag Archives: RPT Couture

French Jacket – Perfect Business Wardrobe Essential

One of my best pieces in the wardrobe is my French jacket. It is perfect when traveling for business as it is easy to transform from casual to business look.

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Fall-Winter Marfy Paper Patterns

I love such e-mails. Marfy just released the new paper patterns selection for the Fall – Winter 2016/2017 Let’s get ready for some less warm days wearing elegant well fitting garments! Ignite your creativity – Be inspired! Start now! By Red Point … Continue reading

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Just listed New Patterns in RPTCouture Shop

Just added few Vogue and Butterick paper patterns in my Etsy Shop – RPT Couture. There are single pieces so don’t wait too long! Ignite your creativity – Be inspired! Start now! By Red Point Tailor   PS. Keep Up To … Continue reading

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What to make from a circle panel – other then circle skirt?

Fabric panel in gold with black velvet-like pattnern … What if you don’t like a circle skirt? You sill can use it to make a jacket to wear together with your little black dress. Jacket?!  Coat?! Yes, and very simple … Continue reading

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Gold & Black Panel for Your Dreamed Circle Skirt

Grab a chance to wear self-made circle skirt during the Xmas Dinner. With this gold and black panel fabric it will be a piece of cake for you. I have just listed it in my RPT Couture shop on Etsy. … Continue reading

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Coat – the next sewing project on the list

Some time ago I have bought a black cashmere/wool fabric for a coat. I have a dream coat on my mind with: high waist pleat at the back collar souds not so complicated. Meanwhile – 3-4 muslins further – I am … Continue reading

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The next French Jacket?! Why not

While waiting for mojo to start working on my buttonholes in the French Jacket I decided to refresh my other muslin for the next one. This old picture reminded me that I still have to shorten the sleeves. By Red Point … Continue reading

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Easy Two Hours Top

Long ago I have bought the KwikSew pattern 2740 – Misses’ Tops. It is VERY simple, strait froward pattern. If you just starting sewing, starting using knit fabrics (jersey, interlock) – this is a perfect pattern for you. It is … Continue reading

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French Jacket – Working on Trim

The life is full of surprises and entertains us in many different – often unexpected – ways. The have storm we had in the Netherlands last days – with very heavy wind and rain – has caused some issues at … Continue reading

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Progress on Dark Blue French Jacket

Having my business trip to Brussels cancelled I had a weekend for my French jacket. First, let’s meet my new help … the Bernina walking foot.     During the week, after work, I have managed to cut off all … Continue reading

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