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summer suede

hi, friends!
woohoo! feels like summer in nashville, y’all! hopefully you’re experiencing the joy of warmer weather wherever you are, too! with the new season comes new trends and new ways to wear your favorite pieces.  433 more words

Outfit Of The Day

Saturday Special: Simplicity 9254

I love the Mandarin-style collar on this 1971 dress, as well as its inverted front pleat – I can see it in a textured raw silk. 54 more words

Sewing Patterns

It shouldn't work but......

Black sheer tights with hi-tops?  Paris Vogue has been spearheading a move back to that 1970s staple, black sheer tights.  So why not?  There’s something about this combination that makes me think of Blondie.


Saturday Special: Simplicity 7292

I do love patch pockets! This one from 1975 looks like my perfect summer dress!

‘How to sew’ dress, unlined jacket and scarf: V1 & V2 dress with skirt gathered to bodice above normal waistline has back zipper, shoulder straps and patch pockets with optional lace edging. 24 more words

Sewing Patterns

Saturday Special: Simplicity 8031

I love a wrap-around skirt! Not sure which of these I would choose as I’m quite partial to big 1970s pockets, but I’m also fond of front buttons on skirts too… 45 more words

Sewing Patterns

Free patterns : Fair Isle and Colourwork 6 - 70s Ladies Slipover

Today’s vintage pattern time machine is in the seventies. I’d call this a sleeveless pullover, or a tank top, but the pattern says slipover, so who am I to argue? 28 more words

Fair Isle Or Colourwork

Bohemian Vibes...

Glitzy Secrets have created a fun quiz which let’s you discover your style era. The quiz only takes a couple of minutes and is great fun! 254 more words

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