1940 Play Suit from McCall 3645

Hi there!
I just finished up this play suit from a vintage McCall pattern from 1940.  More info here on my blog.

• Meet the Author • Lauren


I love historical and vintage fashion and love creating clothing from the past. When I'm not sewing for myself I love to be creative in other ways, watch old movies, and spend time with my husband our two kitties.


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  • Perfect!

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  • Love the material, love the pattern, love everything about this outfit! Amazing.

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  • Well done, I'm very impressed.

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  • I can't beleive it came out so very much like the pattern! you're so lucky to have a fugure like that O.O! :-D!

    x G

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  • I'm with the rest of the gang…man, if you just made that picture black and white it would look like it was snapped in 1945! The pouffy shorts intrigue me. At first I thought it was a bubble skirt!

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  • Adorable and you look fab!

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  • just looking at your gorgeous work makes me itch to start my own summer sewing–and you bet i've got a playsuit pattern waiting to come out for a spin! and i LOVE how you styled yours.

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  • Great job!

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  • Thank you!! :D

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  • i have no words! this is one of the best pieces I've seen!

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  • That's beyond adorable! And you look like you stepped rigth out of the 1940s.

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  • Very pretty, love the lines.

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  • So incredibly cute, I love it!

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