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Simplicity 4928, a Vintage Blouse

For the holidays I got a small box of vintage sewing patterns from the 1940’s and 1950’s, most of which were sadly without their pattern envelopes, but still incredibly awesome. 655 more words

Fashion

Announcing The Winner of The Holiday Giveaway!

Yay! We have a winner for the Holiday Giveaway!!

First I wanted to say thank you so much to everyone who entered the giveaway, it was so wonderful reading all of your comments! 150 more words

Fashion

A Kitschy Holiday Themed Skirt & Vintage Simplicity 6367 <3

A few weeks ago I made this holiday inspired skirt. It’s just a very basic gathered skirt made from a quilting cotton, but I really love wearing it and it was a lot of fun to make! 529 more words

Fashion

Le Petit Echo de la Mode, January 25th, 1953, free PDF

I made another PDF issue of Le Petit Echo de la Mode for you all! This one is from January 25th, 1953 and is filled with gorgeous 1950’s sewing pattern illustrations, and so much more! 59 more words

History

Looking back on 2017, and a Holiday Giveaway <3

This year has been amazing, in both good and bad ways. There have been so many highs and lows, both personally and on a much more global scale, that it has been hard to take it all in, especially since there were so many times when the negative aspects of this year felt like they far outweighed the positive, but now that we’re nearing the end of 2017 I’ve been spending a lot of time thinking back on it all. 805 more words

Dressmaking

Le Petit Echo De La Mode, July 19th, 1936 Free Download!

My copy of this issue of Le Petit Echo De La Mode is unfortunately incomplete, but the fashion illustrations are absolutely beautiful and I love looking at the 1930’s dresses! 38 more words

History

Simplicity 2777, A Very Vintage Nightgown

I’ve sewn many a pair of pajama bottoms since I started sewing, but last week I decided I wanted to sew something a little more classic in the way of sleepwear, so out came my battered second hand copy of Simplicity 2777! 472 more words

Sewing