A 1941 Sailor Dress

by sew country chick

in Vintage Sewing

Let’s pretend.
It’s 1941 an this little girl’s daddy is a soldier and is coming home on leave today.
Her name is Darla.
Mommy and Darla came to the station early and Darla wants to look at the train tracks.
Mommy made a dress especially for today!
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parismegs May 1, 2012 at 1:04 am

Beautiful!!!

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Jeanne May 1, 2012 at 4:28 am

Just charming! I love seeing little girls wearing vintage styles.

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silverstah May 1, 2012 at 9:38 am

Oh, super cute!

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Natalie May 2, 2012 at 4:26 am

Oh how adorable!! I want one of these for my little one!!
Just gorgeous!!!

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quietandsmall May 6, 2012 at 11:38 pm

oh dear god that’s soooooooo adorable… i might need to make the junior version for myself!

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Time and again May 7, 2012 at 7:03 pm

Picture perfect! I just love Du Barry patterns!

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Molly May 17, 2012 at 3:32 pm

I love this dress, I’ve been wanting to make a sailor dress for my daughter, yours is really inspirational!

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