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Welcome to Day 1 of our Holiday Giveaway!

Let’s start the season off with a chance to win a collection of titles from Fox Chapel Publishing! Comment on this blog article by 9AM (EST) Tuesday, December 6th to be entered to win!

This collection of titles includes the complete Illustrated Guide to Sewing Series: Guide to Sewing: Tailoring, Guide to Sewing: Couture Techniques, Guide to Sewing: Garment Construction, and Guide to Sewing: Home Furnishings.

For a free downloadable sewing pattern, visit Fox Chapel Publishing!

Comment to Win: What is your favorite vintage fashion?

Rules

This giveaway is sponsored by Fox Chapel Publishing

*Please note: If selected as a winner, any personal information you provide to receive your prize in this giveaway is subject to the sponsor’s privacy rules. These may differ from BurdaStyle’s rules, so please review the rules before entering your information. BurdaStyle is not responsible for the handling of your data in connection with this giveaway."


[Update 12/6/11] – Congratulations to member insuregirl for winning the Holiday Giveaway Day 1!

248 Comments

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    Dec 1, 2011, 11.08 PMby ealis

    I’ll always be a fan of the classic day dresses of the 40’s and 50’s. Simple, stylish and able to be made in many fabrics.

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    Dec 1, 2011, 11.06 PMby verypurpleperson

    I love the sixties!

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    Dec 1, 2011, 10.43 PMby Shannon Kramp

    My favorite vintage fashion is wool nurse capes. I got one from my local Army surplus store!

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    Dec 1, 2011, 10.39 PMby 999Graffix

    It’s definitely got to be the 40’s and 50’s.The beautiful style, fitting and clean lines are sooooo gorgeous. I envy the talent of the creators. They were true professionals.

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    Dec 1, 2011, 10.37 PMby cmonahan99

    40s and 50s ala Katherine Hepburn…tomboy chic!

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    Dec 1, 2011, 10.32 PMby scavengerannie

    Victorian fashion is my fave. You can’t beat a good corset & with the modern twist of steampunk this is vintage at its best!

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    Dec 1, 2011, 10.28 PMby Cassandraj16

    I love 20’s Flapper’s! They just look like they are always having so much fun :)

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    Dec 1, 2011, 10.27 PMby Kareen Fagan

    I would have to say the 70’s is my favorite. I own a couple high waist pants and have been wearing them even before they came back in style and I love the way they make my legs look lean and long.

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    Dec 1, 2011, 10.26 PMby Miyuki Mardon

    70’s and a little 40’s..it’s all about the sleeves…

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    Dec 1, 2011, 10.01 PMby Brandy totten

    I am totally into the 40’s right now

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    Dec 1, 2011, 09.57 PMby laurel37

    I love the style of the mid to late 30s and early forties. Love those lines and simple, yet beautiful, features that make the garments stand out.

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    Dec 1, 2011, 09.54 PMby dailyfibre

    How can you pick? The 60’s were such a great combination of femininity and strength with smart tailoring, though. I’d have to go with that.

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    Dec 1, 2011, 09.41 PMby stephiaffi

    Love 40s style mixed perhaps with the 80s

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    Dec 1, 2011, 09.36 PMby aldara

    Very short, 60s mod dresses. Also, 50s style circle skirt dresses with loads of petticoats. :D

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    Dec 1, 2011, 09.34 PMby zjuzar

    I like 50s and 60s. A love Audrey Hepburn style.

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    Dec 1, 2011, 09.33 PMby MamanADroit

    A line skirts with pearls & ponytails. Can I wear that everyday???

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    Dec 1, 2011, 09.21 PMby Claire Cooper

    I can’t make my mind up which I like best – 20’s 30’s 50’s 60’s – Not the 70’s or 80’s too close to home.

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    Dec 1, 2011, 09.14 PMby TearlessPanda

    50s dresses for sure! :)

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    Dec 1, 2011, 09.12 PMby kallers

    I’m a 70s gal. I love the high-waisted flare jeans.

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    Dec 1, 2011, 09.04 PMby Billi Yelle

    60s mod look :)

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    Dec 1, 2011, 09.04 PMby mrempert

    I love Erte & late 30s/40s

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    Dec 1, 2011, 09.01 PMby Redsonia

    Definitely late 40s and early 50s.

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    Dec 1, 2011, 09.01 PMby v3g4n

    I love the 60s style, as seen in Mad Men.

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    Dec 1, 2011, 09.00 PMby euma

    the early 60’s

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    Dec 1, 2011, 08.42 PMby kirstenrana

    I love the women’s clothes and hats of the 1930’s – bias cut evening gowns, lovely day dresses, very cute skirt suits, and the wide leg trousers.

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    Dec 1, 2011, 08.30 PMby hayleyroper

    the 60’s mod style

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    Dec 1, 2011, 08.28 PMby GemthePrincess

    I love the extreme 70’s punk style especially the cuts and lines from fashion house greats like Vivienne Westwood and Zandra Rhodes

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    Dec 1, 2011, 08.19 PMby bodilmaria

    Definitely the 50s style

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    Dec 1, 2011, 08.18 PMby flutefish

    50s dresses for me!

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    Dec 1, 2011, 08.09 PMby Demi Aguilar

    Have to say the 50’s. So classy and fun!

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