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A Modern Wrap From a 1912 Corset Cover

Months ago when I made my wearable muslin for the corset cover I also toyed around with the idea of making the top in a knit fabric. 610 more words


Make It Monday: A Modern Wrap Top

Let’s play a game. Can you guess which pattern I used to make the bodice of this top? Hint, it’s a 1912 pattern. I used a modern pattern for the sleeves but they’re so generic I won’t ask you to guess about them. 461 more words


The 1912 Corset Cover for Loose Women & a Pencil Skirt

I’m hanging free & loose. OK, not completely free; I do need some support.

I have no intentions of making an Edwardian corset in the near future. 886 more words

Pattern Pieces

The criss-cross skirt & 1912 princess slip misadventures

I’ve been working on a huge, full circle skirt for a few weeks, with tiny bits being done here & there. Finally it’s finished! For the most part. 822 more words


Everything's New!

A new 1912 pattern, two new skirts finished & a t-shirt embroidered, plus a NEW SEWING MACHINE! But first, 1912. And if you scroll down farther you’ll see pictures of new (modern) skirts. 1,645 more words


#E0191 Update

Last night I repositioned the collar, ripped out the stitching on one side of the pleats about half-way up from the bottom, and attached the sleeves. 794 more words


Ladies Blouse #E0191

The day after my birthday I received a fantastic present- my first pattern from the 1912 project!

It’s a pattern for a blouse that at first glance seemed unassuming. 726 more words