I missed you Sew Retro

by Dawn on March 6, 2012 · 6 comments

in 1940s,1950s,Dresses

I’ve been busy and kept saying I need to sign up for the new Sew Retro. I’m happy to see so many familiar faces, some may not find me familiar but that is okay. For my first post back I will share one of the most beautiful models around….yes I’m prejudice since she is my sister. This is my 40s/50s inspired dress and I have to admit looks perfect on my sis! I will be back to as soon as I finish another 40′s inspired dress. I’m using Kaufman sateen merlot. I am in love with the color and fabric. Again I’m excited to be back to this wonderful community that has always inspired me!

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Sabrina March 7, 2012 at 7:46 am

Lovely dress! Lovely model! And that’s an unbiased opinion ’cause I don’t know your sister :) You have good reason to be proud of both. Is that your design or a pattern? Either way, it’s gorgeous!


Katherine March 7, 2012 at 9:25 am

This is lovely. I don’t know your sister either ;)


D'ellis March 7, 2012 at 11:53 am

Agree with both above comments! Would love to know the pattern info – really like the skirt details.


Lizzy March 7, 2012 at 12:07 pm

OOOhhh!! LOVE it!!! wich pattern did you used or did you do it yourself? it’s just perfect


DapperDuds March 7, 2012 at 2:31 pm

Gorgeous! and ditto on pattern info


Dawn March 10, 2012 at 2:32 am

Thanks all, this is my own. I sure wish there would have been one for it.


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