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14 September, 2011



3 September, 2011

  • 08:50 PM

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    lauramae added the project Purple Passion Flower
    B4512_04_listing

    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

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    lauramae added the project Something Blue!
    V1209_01_listing

    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

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    lauramae added the project Creamy Rayon & Cotton Florals
    M6399_03_listing

    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



10 August, 2011

  • 12:55 AM

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    lauramae added the project Red, White, & Blue Geometrics
    V1160_02_listing

    Vogue 1160 – DKNY, Vogue Patterns American Designer: MISSES’ DRESS AND SLIP: Dress, above mid-knee (front), mid-knee (back), has fitted bodice, front pleats, midriff, flared skirt with side front …

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9 August, 2011

  • 07:09 PM

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    lauramae commented on the project Lavender & Mint

    The skirt is a slightly flared rectangle that is gathered at the waist. It is basically a dirndl with just a touch of shaping.



6 August, 2011

  • 12:15 AM

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    lauramae added the project Lavender & Mint
    B6175_02_listing

    Butterick 6175, Retro 1952: Misses’ Dress: Fitted, partially lined dress, mid-calf, has shoulder drape with stay and back zipper. Purchased petticoat and belt.

    This pattern is rated easy, a…

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22 July, 2011

  • 08:58 PM

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    lauramae commented on the project 1940s Floral Frock

    Oops, did I say 1 yard – I meant under 2 yards (which is still a very lean amount for yardage, in my opinion!).

  • 01:00 AM

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    lauramae added the project Tangerine Floral Frock
    V8645_01_listing

    Vogue 8645: MISSES’ DRESS AND SASH: Loose-fitting, pullover, lined dresses A, B have front and back v-neck, removable shoulder ties, side seam pockets and sash. A: slightly flared, mid-knee length…

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21 July, 2011

  • 12:17 AM

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    lauramae added the project 1940s Floral Frock
    V2636_01_listing

    Vogue 2636, Original 1940 Design: The lined dress, below-mid-knee, has close-fitting bodice, midriff, A-line skirt, side snap or zipper closing and above-elbow sleeves. The fitted, lined, above h…

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16 July, 2011

  • 12:29 AM

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    lauramae added the project Pink Petals
    S2281_03_listing

    Simplicity 2281: Cynthia Rowley Design, Misses dress in two lengths with sleeve variations.

    The instructions are relatively easy to follow. However, there is no explanation regarding the con…

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1 July, 2011

  • 11:54 PM

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    lauramae commented on the project Lilacs and Love Letters

    I don’t wear vintage inspired pieces each and every day – it probably averages out to 3 or 4 times a week. I have an aversion to pants and most contemporary clothing!

  • 10:37 PM

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    lauramae added the project Lilacs and Love Letters
    S2491_02_listing

    Simplicity 2491, 1958 original pattern: Jr. Misses’ and Misses’ One-Piece Dress: Simple to Make dress has short kimono sleeves; full skirt. V. 1 features V shaped front neckline; ribbon sash. V. …

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25 June, 2011

  • 12:05 AM

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    lauramae added the project Pink Polka Dots
    V2267_01_listing

    This dress was made quite a few years ago (the copyright on the envelope says 2001, so it was probably built in ’02 or ’03) before I discovered the world of online sewing websites and blogs. With …

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