Festive Gifts For a Vintage Fashion Fan. A classic tea dress Would love it in a green or purple, blue is so over done right now!
great use of darts. This style features a v neckline and classic darted short sleeves. The darts extend from under the bust to the fullness of the hips . There is gathering at the top of the shoulder and the skirt has a kicky wide a-line shape. The back is simple and fitted with only a waist seam. This is a thick knit with the look of a vintage wool jersey without the scratch!
free pattern by Elise: Garden Party Dress
Can't decide whether this belongs with sewing project inspiration, or just plain cute style! Will be a long-term goal.
Free Sewing Pattern: Woman's dress with notch neck, 3/4 sleeves, and pleated, knee-length skirt with embellished hem.
free pdf pattern The Vintage Pattern Files: 1950's Sewing - Vintage Style Tea Dress
Deadly is the Female is a Somerset based boutique and web shop specialising in Vintage style dresses and shoes from brands like Pin Up Couture, Stop Staring and Tatyana. Shop online for Wiggle, Swing and dresses in 1940s 1950s and 1960s styles.
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