This dress, which is really a skirt and blouse, was made from a 1921 pattern, Butterick 4678. I made it to wear to a Downton Abbey inspired tea and also as my submission to a Historical Sew Fortni…
Simple wrap pants from Simplicity 4192. It has darts on the front and darts on the back so they are not shapeless.
More pictures and info on my blog http://sewjune.blogspot.com/2014/03/simplicit…
They sure changed their minds quickly about the “free” downloadable patterns!
Shift dress made from an original 1968 pattern. For info on my blog http://sewjune.blogspot.com/2014/03/retro-simplicity-7638.html
Well, this is the 3rd time I make this blouse and I still like it. I’ve used three different fabrics with various effects. I think the fabric may be a bit too stiff not to tuck it in though.
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