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15 October, 2011

  • 06:47 PM

    lauramae commented on the project A Field of Poppies

    Yes! I am wearing a crinoline – it really helps the 1950s silhouette.

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12 October, 2011



9 October, 2011

  • 09:43 PM

    lauramae added the project called Wine & Roses
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    Butterick 5032, Retro 1952: MISSES’ CAPELET, DRESS, OVERSKIRT, CUMMERBUND SASH AND BELT: Lined to edge capelet, darted at shoulders, collar and button closure. Fitted dress, darted bodice, waistli…

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6 October, 2011

  • 07:43 AM

    lauramae added the project called Potted Purse
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    This purse was fashioned using Simplicity 4159.

    I purchased this pattern years ago – who can resist a purse in the shape of a flower pot?! And it turned out to be the perfect accessory to my …

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5 October, 2011

  • 09:51 PM

    lauramae added the project called Emerald Green Gown
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    Ceil Chapman Cocktail Dress Reproduction from Vintage Fashion Library.

    I finished this gown just in time for this year’s Marin Symphony Gala. It was a labor of love, and I am thrilled with th…

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23 September, 2011

  • 08:37 PM

    lauramae added the project called The Perfect Afternoon for a Mint Julep
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    Butterick 5209, Retro 1947: MISSES’ DRESS: Halter or cap sleeve dress, below mid-knee length, has side zipper, fitted self-lined bodice and flared, gathered skirt.

    The step by step instructio…

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16 September, 2011

  • 06:11 AM

    lauramae commented on the project Cherries Jubilee!

    Thank you so much! Last month I finally decided that it was time to start the blog. I am still …

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  • 02:54 AM

    lauramae added the project called Cherries Jubilee!
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    Butterick 4792, Retro 1957: Misses’ Jacket, Dress and Belt: Above waist, loose-fitting, unlined jacket has collar and short dolman sleeves. Flared dress is mid-calf and has fitted, self-faced bo…

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14 September, 2011



3 September, 2011

  • 08:50 PM

    lauramae added the project called Purple Passion Flower
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    Butterick 4512, Retro 1957: Misses’ dress, Belt and Cummerbund. Halter dress, below mid-knee, has lined bodice and circle skirt. A, B: belt. B: collar. C: neck band, bow and tie end, cummerbund….

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30 August, 2011

  • 04:45 AM

    lauramae added the project called Something Blue!
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    Vogue 1209, Rachel Comey design: MISSES’ DRESS: Close-fitting, above mid-knee length, lined dress has front scoop and low back neckline, cap sleeves, front and back gathers underneath tabs, lower …

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26 August, 2011



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18 August, 2011

  • 12:47 AM

    lauramae added the project called Creamy Rayon & Cotton Florals
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    BLOUSE – McCalls 6399: MISSES’ TOPS: Fitted, stitched pleats, optional invisible zipper, shoulder pads.

    The instructions on this pattern are extensive. An entire two pages are used to descri…

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16 August, 2011

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