I'm making so many pairs of French Knicers for a sew-along!
22 February, 2015
21 January, 2015
latulipenoire added the project McCall 5044 - A 1920's Robe
I made this negligee using a 1927 pattern #5004 by McCall. I absolutely adore 1920’s lingerie and try to sew as much of it as I possibly can.
I fully intended to sew this lovely negligee in silk b…
14 October, 2014
23 August, 2014
latulipenoire added the project Completely Reversible 1930's Silk Charmeuse Bra - Depew #610
The bra is made using a vintage 1930’s bra pattern reproduction, Depew #610 and I’m so happy with how it came out.
The bra is sewn in such a way that it’s completely reversible!
There is a Sew-…
8 May, 2014
latulipenoire commented on the project 1930's Silk Crepe de Chine Bra - Depew #610
Thanks so much, Maggie!
5 May, 2014
latulipenoire added the project 1930's Silk Crepe de Chine Bra - Depew #610
The bra is made using my any size draft-at-home pattern, Depew #610 and I’m so happy with how it came out. (Keep in mind that it fits me perfectly, though it’s a bit off on my dress form, Lusty Lul…
4 December, 2013
3 December, 2013
latulipenoire commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Husqvarna Viking 6D Premier Embroidery Software
This is great, thanks for the chance to win! One thing on my list is a vintage french bulldog pincushion I saw online. I love to add vintage staples to my sewing room!
16 October, 2013
latulipenoire commented on the article Fabric.Com Giveaway
When you sew a bust dart, start at the bottom, and stitch towards the point. Just befor the point, curve your stitches away from the tip by just a hair, and your bust dart will look so smooth after…
8 April, 2013
7 April, 2013
latulipenoire added the project Ma Cherie French Knickers in Silk Twill
I made these flirty French knickers in soft and decadent silk twill. The pattern I used is my own design, and is available here for instant download:
latulipenoire added the project Ma Cherie French Knickers in Jersey
I made these as part of the French Knickers Sew Along on my blog A Few Threads Loose. I used the Ma Cherie French Knickers pattern to make these in tencil knit jersey. Using stretch fabrics were so…
17 January, 2013
2 October, 2012
28 August, 2012
latulipenoire commented on the project Black and White Tuxedo Dress
This is really beautiful! Well done!
latulipenoire commented on the project Pink Gabardine Blazer
This is lovely! Your fabric color choice is just beautiful!
27 August, 2012
latulipenoire added the project 1930's Sytle Neglige
I made this neglige using a vintage digital pattern from my shop Mrs. Depew Vintage.
This project only took me 2 hours to make. I’m very fond of instant gratification so this was right up my alley…
20 August, 2012
23 July, 2012
latulipenoire added the project The Picture Perfect Apron
I made this Apron using a vintage patter by Pictorial Review from the 1930’s. You can read all about it, my fabric expedition to Ikea, and the matching kitchen towels at my blog A Few Threads Loose…
23 June, 2012
latulipenoire commented on the project Beach Bustier Depew 1018
Hi! I would say that with the halter top it would be relatively supportive, but this is coming from a girl with a B-cup, so I’m not really an authority on the topic :)
latulipenoire added the project Beach Bustier Depew 1018
This is a 1950’s style halter top beach buster that I made using a pattern I recently designed. The pattern is based off of the 1950’s Hollywood style with a bit of Marilyn thrown into the mix. I s…
12 May, 2012
latulipenoire added the project French Pin Up Bra
I made this lovely bra as part of a co-sew-along on my blog A Few Threads Loose.
The pattern is a 1950’s style French pin-up bra made from vintage satin with lace overlay on the cups.. I also made…
6 May, 2012
latulipenoire added the project Betty High Waist Panties
I made this sexy pair of high waist panties as the last part of the Ohh La La Pin-Up Sew-Along that I co-hosted over on my blog A Few Threads Loose:
3 April, 2012
18 March, 2012
10 March, 2012
latulipenoire commented on the project Corset Garter Belt for the Ooh La La Pin-Up Sew-Along
Thanks! I’m so glad you enjoyed the posts! The great thing about a blog sew-along is you can do it whenever you like, because it will always be there waiting for you!
9 March, 2012
latulipenoire added the project Corset Garter Belt for the Ooh La La Pin-Up Sew-Along
I made this corset as part of a co-sew-along I’m hosting over on my blog A Few Threads Loose. I used a 1950’s vintage style digital pattern and added details like lace overlay, a back closure ruffl…
5 March, 2012
latulipenoire added the technique How to bind an inverted corner (or v-neck) with bias binding.
If you want to know how to get a sharp point (as opposed to a softer, rounded look) on an inverted corner like a corset bottom or a v-neckline, here’s a good technique to try.
For this tutorial,…
4 March, 2012
latulipenoire added the project Beach Shorts and Bikini Top, 1940's Style
I made this set using a printable pdf that’s for sale here:
It was really easy and in a great size for a vintage patte…
11 February, 2012
latulipenoire commented on the project The Vintage Job Interview Dress
I agree with you completely! I want them looking at my resume, not my skin. I wore a suit jacket with it. I just took it off for the pictures. Also, I’m a big fan of unsolicited advice, sometimes t…