The Kimono and Obi are finished and it’s time to turn my attention to the Ladies Afternoon Wrap (Vintage Pattern Lending Library pattern #0291). I wanted a wrap to wear […]
I was hesitant to make this pattern and took a lot of time to decide on the fabric. I was afraid the style would not be flattering on my figure. […]
It has been a while since I posted any progress on my coat. There were several setbacks, so I continued with other projects while I rethought aspects of the duster. […]
Shirtwaist Vintage Pattern Lending Library 1912 pattern #0219 This pattern is for a bias-cut shirtwaist with a bust measurement of 34”. It has a round yoke that touches the peak […]
1. Pattern name: modified 1912 Corset Cover 2. Sewer’s skill level: intermediate 3. Pattern rating: 4 for the original & modified versions- better than average- The pattern is flattering but […]
Fabric For the Duster, Lining, & Trim My vision of this coat was to make it in linen. I found canvas weight linen (7.1oz/yd2) in a beautiful dark emerald green […]
Duster Coat VPLL #0402, 1912 Project I fell in love with this pattern as soon as I saw it, and could hardly wait to make it up. I knew I […]
VPLL Dress #4016, First Post. via VPLL Dress #4016, First Post.
Portland Rose Festival Open House. via Portland Rose Festival Open House.
Finishing the dress, wrapping up!. via Finishing the dress, wrapping up!.