Hello WeSewRetro! It’s been a very long time since I last posted here. Some of you might remember Jen’s post about her trip to Paris and London in June, and how she would be happy to meet some fellow vintage lovers there. Several people here said she should go to the Saint Ouen flea market [...]


Hello fellow retro sewers! I have a little question for you. I’m making a dress for which I don’t really have a pattern. I’m using another pattern as a basis and modifying it. It’s a drop waist dress and I was thinking of adding a hip band, as seen for example on this pattern (Advance [...]


Hello Sew Retro! I’m happy to join this community after reading everyone’s posts for months. As you can guess I like vintage fashion. I’m more into clothes from the 40′s to the 70′s, with a special interest in the 70′s and, my favourite, 50′s dresses and skirts. I find fashion from the 50′s extremely elegant. [...]