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A Chartreuse Ramie Dress for Summer

As we have been enjoying a bout of fantastically sunny weather here in the UK lately, my most recent make is actually quite perfectly timed. Here I introduce a full length ramie dress I made using a vintage Bestway sewing pattern. 788 more words

Vintage Sewing

Simplicity Summer 2018 Patterns

I’m kind of in shock a little bit. Simplicity just released their Summer 2018 patterns and for the first time I’m completely unimpressed with their vintage offerings. 617 more words


Vintage Patterns - Exceptional western shirts

(Click on each pattern image to head to the listing in our shop)

There is a lovely new selection of affordable vintage patterns in our shop!  270 more words

Friday Posts

Project work shirt for summer

Blog posts have taken a back seat over our summer – christmas always gets busy (and I moved house for the second time in a year!).  355 more words

A Few Friday Finds

Friday. Who doesn’t love Friday? And bonus I decided to go out and do a little thrifting. I had an early appointment at my new fabric source and entered the warehouse with great anticipation. 331 more words

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Pretty Small Things: Vintage Doll Dresses (McCall's 2097 Review)

Lately I’ve been in pretty desperate need of a trip to the fabric store so that I can sew a bunch of projects I have mentally lined up, but for one reason or another I haven’t had a chance to make the trip out. 468 more words


Plus Size Vintage Sewing & Fashion Resources! <3

This post has been in the works for quite awhile now! In the past (and more recently) I’ve heard from other vintage loving gals about how hard it can be to find vintage clothing or sewing patterns if you are plus sized. 1,299 more words