StyleSixties

Today I thought I’d show you my latest dress that I made using my favourite 60s Style pattern (2132). I drafted the pattern for the collar and cuffs myself. The dress itself went together quite¬†quickly although I did have problems with the sleeves (I hate sewing sleeves). The pattern I used is a junior one [...]

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I’ve always wanted a pair of red slacks so when I found this McCalls pattern in my size it was like fate.   This was my first attempt at making trousers and I’m pretty pleased with how they turned out! More details can be found on the blog. x

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I used some lovely 60s barkcloth that I picked up at a vintage fair recently and made version A of this lovely pattern. I omitted the pockets and did initially include the collar which I made out of white crimplene however I wasn’t happy with the way it turned out and felt that it overpowered [...]

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