This dress is from Simplicity 6549   :

It’s my second version , you can see the first  ici.

More details here


Hi everyone !

Here’s my new dress :

I used the pattern Simplicity 6549, a 1974 pattern from Etsy  :

More information on my blog


This is  my birthday dress :

I made it from this pattern : simplicity 5355( that Molly also sews )

I  lengthened the halter top to make a dress :


Here am I…

by lasandrou on November 9, 2010 · 7 comments

in 1970s

Hi everyone ! My name is Sandra aka lasandrou from France ( so be indulgent if I make some english mistakes) . I have been reading Sew Retro for a while now and I decided to jump in the wagon.

Il like the seventies and even if I hadn’t made up many pattern from this era, I cant’ resist to buy a new pattern.

My last vintage dress was from Simplicity 7011

I sew in one morning to go to work in the afternoon:

This dress was quite easy to sew as there is just one piece and the facing :

You can find more details  about this dress and about me on my blog : ” le fouillis de lasandrou “ .