I hope you enjoy! Here is Lisa:. Many people now are turning to handicrafts and making their own clothes in an attempt to not only save money but to relearn skills that their Grandmothers and Mothers had in their own childhoods but have been sadly forgotten.
Love vintage sewing? Andrea is a mom to four and the creator of both Andrea's Notebook and Sewtorial. In her spare time she designs sewing patterns for Go To Patterns and surfs the web for interesting articles to post on The Train To Crazy.
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This gorgeous apron by Jane Kharade is as feminine as it is practical. Long-time readers of Sew may fondly remember our Bette dress from our earliest issue, a gorgeous 50s style frock with a nipped in waist and five panel skirt, sewn in Create the perfect companion for your little one and sew a cute cat, complete with sleeping bag.
Patterns from Va-Voom Vintage. Please note: Some of these patterns were posted ages ago and the blogs have since been shut down or taken over by someone else using the old domain. The patterns are still available through Pinterest or the Wayback Machine internet archive.
This term coincides with a period of renaissance. T-strap heels, red lipstick, and cat-eye sunglasses were my style choice long before Taylor Swift made it a trend to go vintage. You understand!
Vintage sewing patterns are valuable to anyone who loves to make their own outfit. With the recurring fashion trend, having vintage sewing patterns handy allows you trendy sewing projects any time. Check out this collection of vintage sewing patterns and create a whole line of classic and fabulous pieces for yourself!
Like sewing? Visitors can narrow their search to focus on a particular garment, designer or decade. If you click these links, you can see patterns from the following decades: ssssssand s.
My costume design professor at Northwestern University, Virgil Johnsondelighted students with his formula for period clothing. Or is it merely one? What sticks in my mind most clearly is that 20 years was the sweet spot, the appropriate amount of elapsed time to ensure that one would not appear dumpy, dowdy, or oblivious, but rather prudent and discerning.