Category Archives: repro patterns

New Pattern! Palisades 1940s Wrap Dress

It’s new pattern time! ¬†Introducing Palisades, a 1940s Wrap Dress Pattern. Palisades is a mid 1940s wrap dress inspired by an original vintage pattern but with improved fit, illustrated step-by-step instructions, and cutting layouts for 45″ wide fabrics. This dress … Continue reading

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New Look- 1930s Halter Top and Beach Trousers Pattern

A few weeks ago Nicole from Paper Moon Vintage, Kat from GoForKat,¬† Allison from Allison Barcenas Photography and I got together for a day of fun in the sun and in the sand, and to take some new pictures! I … Continue reading

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>New Pattern! 1930s Beach Pyjamas and Eton Jacket

> It’s new pattern time!  I’m very happy to announce the latest pattern I have been working on! Just in time for summer sewing is the newest addition. This pattern is suitable for looks from the early to mid 1930s.  … Continue reading

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>Circa 1936 Outfit- Tea at Two Dress and Jacket

> Many thanks to my patient husband, who trekked to the park with me after work today to take a few snapshots. I previously affectionately referred to this as “The Football Dress”, but I might be interchangeably calling this “The … Continue reading

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>New Pattern! Tea at Two- Mid 1930s Dress

>It’s that time again! I’ve got a new pattern I’ve been working on- this one a reproduction of a mid 1930s one piece dress.  It’s now available for pre-order on my website! Patterns will start shipping mid next week! I … Continue reading

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>New Pattern! Moderne- 1930s Art Deco Dress

>I can finally share what I’ve been secretly working on!I’m happy to announce I have a new reproduction pattern for sale on the website! This pattern features two really lovely mid 1930s dresses with art deco influence.  Version I has … Continue reading

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>Finished Project- Early 30s Street Frock by Eva Dress

> This weekend was spent relaxing, and by relaxing I also mean some much loved creating and sewing time! I made this dress from Eva Dress’ 1932 Tea or Street Frock.  I cannot even express how much I loved sewing … Continue reading

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>Finished Project- Eva Dress 1940 Swimsuit

> When Eva Dress posted she was having a sewing competition I knew it was the perfect excuse to dig into my pattern stash and choose from her beautiful patterns I’d bought in the past and pick one to sew!  … Continue reading

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>New Pattern Release! The Ahwahnee Coat- 1930s Blanket Coat

>I’m excited to announce the newest pattern is finished and now available for purchase on my Etsy store in Size Pack A– Bust 30, 32, 34 or Size Pack B– Bust 36, 38 40. This pattern was based on an … Continue reading

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>Shop Update! A one of a kind blouse, patterns, etc

>Whew! I have so many irons in the fire I’ve neglected the blog dreadfully!The latest that I’m super excited about is a darling blouse I just finished up and have listed in the shop.  This was made from the Smooth … Continue reading

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