Monthly Archives: April 2011

1940s Simplicity 1297 – a dress for when you *wish* it was springtime!

Pattern Description: Misses’ and Women’s Sun Dress and Bolero. A “Mother and Daughter Fashion”. For “Daughter”, see Simplicity 1296. The dress is styled with princess lines and supported by shoulder straps. A bow-trimmed fold outlines the upper edge of bodice … Continue reading

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the winter-that-wouldn’t end dress

Pattern Description: (from etsy seller clovas) Darling day dress with faux wrap bodice. The dress can be belted or tied. There is also the option of a scalloped or straight edging, so cute. Did it look like the photo/drawing on … Continue reading

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the finished frankenpattern

the ideal: McCall 6273, originally spotted on glass of fashion ORIGINAL Pattern Description: (from glass of fashion’s etsy site) Cute pattern by McCalls for a button through dress with gathered detailing on the bodice. Choose a high keyhole neck with … Continue reading

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