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A Visit to Shepton Mallet Antiques Fair

I’m currently on a quest to source vintage trims and fabrics for the 1920’s and 30’s inspired lingerie and loungewear I’m endeavouring to make. So last weekend I took a trip to the IACF Shepton Mallet Antiques Fair for inspiration. 585 more words


Advance 9487

Over the years I have collected hundreds of vintage dressmaking patterns… I will share them with you and hopefully build a little archive for you all to browse … These patterns are here in the studio for sewers that attend the classes to use as projects. 12 more words

The Sewing Parlour

Baby doll on my mind...

Sewing time has been very limited of late.. But I am determined to finish a baby doll nightie by this Sunday… Here is the pattern, the liberty lawn and trim… 26 more words


A Sweet Haul: Vintage Patterns

 This bag finally arrived.  It contains 38 vintage sewing patterns.

Technically it isn’t a haul since I did not obtain it illegally, but it sure feels like it should have been illegal.  610 more words

Vintage pattern pledge

Hello again and long time no see!! Sorry I haven’t updated you all in a while, I have been sewing loads but it’s been mega busy with trying to sell our house and find somewhere else to move to, so a lot of my sewing stuff has been out of action for a while in the loft, including an amazing Christmas present from Mr Audrey, a dressmaker’s model named Gladys!!! 376 more words