Sew Lonnie

Hey guys I recently came across some beautiful vintage barkcloth from a local antique store, pictured below. I only had 2 metres of the grey fabric on the right and managed to squeeze out a Colette Peony from it! Here it is made up – And the back   I know it’s not a vintage [...]


This is another pattern that I’m pretty sure is classified as a modern pattern, but it’s heavily vintage inspired, in my opinion, with the massive circle skirt and boat neck, it reminds me of a dress from the 50s. I didn’t alter the pattern at all other than cut it off the fold so it [...]


Hi all I have only recently joined the online sewing community so I’m excitedly joining all sorts of sites, including this one. This isn’t an actual vintage pattern, it’s Simplicity 2444 but it’s fairly retro styled. Here is the finished product without the crinoline   And here it is with the crinoline My house is [...]