I’m looking for dress patterns form the Marilyn Monroe era. The 1930’s to 1950’s seem to have all the styles I’m looking for. I’m a crafter and would love to make my own pin-up style clothing instead of paying $250+ for a dress from some website. Good lord!!! I can make my own for cheaper, I just need a pattern or how-to. If any of you could help I would appreciate it.
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