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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


I'm Bringing Back Loungewear

For the past few months, I’ve been scouring the retail racks and online boutiques in a quest for something resembling loungewear. I work from home and even I have to admit that I’ve let my daily uniform become truly lack-luster. 645 more words


From the box of vintage sewing patterns...

Awhile back I said I would post all of the 1940’s/1950’s patterns from the box I got over the holidays and now I’m finally getting around to it! 431 more words


Le Petit Echo de la Mode, November 29th, 1953, free download

This is the last issue of Le Petit Echo de la mode, at least for awhile. I really hope you all enjoy it and that you’ve been enjoying these PDFs of vintage French magazines! 6 more words