Having more genuine vintage fabric than anyone individual should have I have a creative juices overload so seek the expert guidance of you all dear readers of WeSewRetro! A new purchase to my collection, this delicious 1950′s crepe is even better in the ‘flesh’. (Purchased here) Now I do a storm in cushion families BUT [...]
Have you ever seen the 1968 Peter Sellers movie “The Party”? It’s a slapstick comedy set at the party of a Hollywood director. What starts out as a sophisticated dinner party soon turns into an overblown rave with drunk waiters, pools turned into giant bubble baths and a painted baby elephant! It’s rather fun and [...]
I used this pattern to make a party dress for a one year old. The older patterns certainly used more fabric. Look at this layout. Detailed finishing inside. Nice! And the finished dress And two sunsuits from the same pattern
For a Valentine’s night out, I made this party dress from velvet print taffeta and Butterick B5556 1955 reprint. It was crazy fun to wear. Full skirts are the best! See more on my blog.