Sailor style …. Sew for Victory 2014

my first edition

And my first 40’s  sewing !!!  So I have a challenge, make a sailor outfit with patterns from XXI era….

I hope I made a sucess




A skirt from Colette’s pattern and a top from New look…



It was a really pleasure to sew it and now to wear it

See more pictures on my blog 



• Meet the Author • Bellis Winter

I'm Bellis Winter, always lost in fabrics and colors. I love 40's and 50's, it's so important to be "myself" in clothes to feel better, to be feminine. Sewing all the time, sometimes knitting... I'm french girl who live in the south but love the north

8 comments… add one

  • Love it! Wow. The fabric for the blouse is wonderful & the sailor skirt is really cute. Thanks.

    • thank you, I’m so happy that people love the fabric, it was a “coup de foudre” !!!

  • Loving both pieces! And agreed with Bella- the blouse fabric is fantastic!

    • I don’t remember the name of the fabric but If I’ll found… thank you

  • I adore the fabric,too. You did a beautiful job of sewing. I love sew for victory!

  • I also wanted to say that I love the blouse fabric. The skirt is really cute, too, and the fit on both looks perfect.

  • sew sew cute!!!

  • Thank you ladies, yours comments are so important !!!! It was my first participation Sew for Victory so…


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