New vintage fabric bought in Paris, dress coming soon.
New Look 6968 Version D
Fully lined smart looking office dress.
I had this spider fabric in my stash for who knows how long (collecting webs) bad pun I know..
Thought the added contrast of coll…
This is gorgeous, you have done a great job of drafting and sewing.
Another great WIN outfit. Fabric worked a treat and you look like you could be up to mischief in …
McCall’s 6842 Version B but cut length A (Hope I’m not kidding myself wearing a mini?)
I know you aren’t supposed to after a certain age (not telling how old I’m am) suffice to say I should know…
Marian Martin Mail Order Pattern -9215
Going by the postage of envelope date was 1960, addressed to Mrs. R Gieck of Calgary Canada. Now it’s made its way to OZ. So great to be able to source vin…
Another beautiful dress Nikki. Kudos to your style!
Simple and easy. Thanks Ms Sleepy Dumpling
Cheers Ellen. Hol had it’s ups and downs – least I was fashionable on the campsite…
No alrerations at all, as they say, fits like a glove. Cheers Mary x
This is my 3rd version of the Famous Bombshell Swimsuit
Just back from 3 wks hol in New Caledonia. I made these 2 summer dresses for my trip.
Simple, quick and cute!
Style 1086 view 3
How cool is this fabric Ellen?? Love it!
Another sparkle to add to my day! Looks fabbo Mary and a very Merry Christmas to you and Family. …
Fun fabric picked up at vintage/retro shop.
I used the bodice B from Simplicity 1803 Project Runway & my own A-line pattern skirt. (I didn’t like the gathering of original pattern).
Fit was g8, …
Somtimes to you back to basics but this is not basic! Love it, you did great with the paneling an…
It’s not a bad shape for moi, does flatter bits that need help!! Pattern is a g8 score. Will use …
Cheers Ellen. Lovin’ orange!
Cheers, I love my shoes too!
Simplicity 6711 (1975)
I rarely wear black these days, but since the silly season is upon us, it’s time for an LBD.
I originally cut and added the collar piece but it just didn’t sit or look righ…
Who doesn’t love a pink dress?? Simple Wrap dress made from Butterick 5451
So Sew happy with my new dressform (still thinking of an appropriate name).
You are Rockn’ Ellen!
Oh swinging out from the Jersey! I know what is like when you just want to through it in the bin,…
Dress compliments your figure so much! Great job kisses!
I agree, The Fabulous Forties indeed! Another beautiful dress Lauramae.
Who’s been a busy lady?? Nice summer dresses for that Bris heat, you are HOT! Love the Red one pa…
Wow Ellen, how many outfits did you make for your holidays? All of them fabulous, and so colourfu…
Funky fabric I picked up from Lincraft (sometimes they surprise).
I made an other version with ponti but haven’t uploaded any photos. This version is definitely better!
Great to h…
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