I whipped up a cute little dress this weekend! It’s a vintage McCall’s pattern from 1965, purchased on Etsy from this lovely seller. It was the open-back detail that sold me on this one, that and the little bow belt. So cute! The fabric is vintage as well, also purchased on etsy from this seller. […]
Ever since I joined Sew Retro I’ve been excited to get started and post my first project using a vintage pattern. Finally, I have something to share! Here’s the original pattern, fabric and button choices: Fabric is a cotton-rayon blend (it feels mostly like cotton though) from Dressew, buttons are from Button Button. My first […]
This adorable shirtdress pattern is my most recent vintage pattern purchase. I love the blazer-style notch collar, especially done in the contrast fabric!
It’s so much more exciting to check the mail when you’re waiting for a package. One of the things I’m anticipating to arrive most are my summer Vogue Patterns.
Isn’t this vintage dress pattern fantastically cute? I especially love the border print dress – you know I have a soft spot for border prints!
I was delighted to find Colette Patterns during my search for patterns and fabric online. Everything about this site is appealing, from the fantastic vintage-yet-classic line of patterns, to the Gallery of finished creations shared by other people. And I think I found the perfect pattern for my red straight skirt – Beignet. The description […]