Modern Patterns

For my first post on We Sew Retro I picked Gertie’s new Butterick pattern. I’m a such a sucker for vintage styles! The dress was really easy to make and didn’t take too long – I made it in one short weekend! I used a stretch sateen on both the dress and contrast. This pattern [...]


I managed to make a few things to show off before my sewing machine hopped aboard a ship and this Belladone is one of them. I made this almost straight after I had finished my Airelle Blouse because I was on a Deer&Doe kick, and because you know, new patterns are exciting! Especially when they [...]