I started sewing this skirt several years ago after purchasing the pattern from the Decades of Style web site. They have reproduction vintage/retro patterns, although they don’t seem to have this pattern for sale any longer. I bought some gorgeous black and white charmeuse striped fabric and thought it would be a terrific statement look with [...]


I’m not sure how to create a blog so excuse me for adding non-retro/vintage information but I was excited to find a place where I could share my love of sewing 50′s clothes and find inspiration from others. A little of my sewing history: I have been sewing off and on for about 15 years, first with [...]