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INSPIRATION! | Pretty in Pink

If you have been following the gee whiz! Facebook page, Instagram account (@geewhiz_co) and Etsy shop, you would know that several pink beauties have landed in the shop in the past week. 572 more words

Vintage Style

Freehand Band Logo

Created some years ago as a logo for a band that never materialized, this freehand graphic draws its inspiration from the stylized typography of the 1970s. 39 more words


Saturday Special: Style 1525

One of my recent op shop finds… A 1976 wrap-around skirt with a neat A-line cut and cute front pockets. I can see View 3 already in a similar blue with contrasting Japanese fabric for the front feature pockets. Is anyone detecting a theme?!

Sewing Patterns

NEW! | 1970's polyester dreams

The fashion of 1970s has often been the subject of ridicule amongst people because of items such as polyester playsuit and high-waisted, family jewels-hugging bell-bottom pants ( 131 more words

Vintage Style

Saturday Special: Vogue 9843

I came across this late 1970s dress pattern while rummaging around one of my local op shops looking for Australiana teatowels this week. Aside from the slim A-line shape, what caught my eye about it was the distinctive collar (which stands up at the back) combined with the yoke, the side pockets (of course) and the narrow front slit. 26 more words

Sewing Patterns