It has been such a long time

by lathelize on February 2, 2012 · 4 comments

in 1950s,1960s,1970s,Dresses,Jackets,Skirts

It has been such a long time without a post on we sew retro.

Just a quick overview:

A nice jersey’s jacket, from Butterick 3245

A Coco’s top, from Mac Call’s 8092

A refashioned shirt, from Mc Call’s 4894

A very smart skirt, from Butterick 9347

A wool jacket, from Mc Call’s 8418 with a modified collar

And a winter dress, from Mc Call’s 1078

A business jacket, from simplicity 8389

See you soon!


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Living in Lyon ( France) i am an avid reader, an occasionnal drawer and a productive sewer.I am pretty fond of retro patterns. Il worked full as HR manager and business travel a lot : no matter, I bring some fabric to cut, some paper to draw!

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nalani February 2, 2012 at 11:22 am



laurie February 2, 2012 at 11:52 am

You have excellent taste in fabric. Outstanding choices!


Jade February 2, 2012 at 12:13 pm

Somebody has been busy! I love the little mod dress and jersey jacket. Great stuff!


Sistu February 4, 2012 at 3:22 am

Lovely!!!!! Excelent taste and choices :D LOVE THEM!!!


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