50′s Retro styled wiggle dress , V back neck, based on Burda Style 7178 I use a thick linen fabric . TheĀ  diamond pattern makes me choose theĀ  simplest design , model C : sleeveless , without collar .            


This pattern was actually much easier to work with than I’d expected. I’ve never used a mail order vintage pattern before. There was much more hand sewing than I expected versus modern patterns, but I’m pretty sure that’s par for the course. I didn’t adjust the sizing at all. In hindsight I could have probably [...]


Hello everyone, I’m new here, so a short presentation in needed ^^ I’m french, just turn 25 and live in Paris. I learn how to sew one year ago with a close friend. Now, I have still some difficulties (it’s not easy to learn by yourself…), so I hope you will be kind with me! [...]