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Vintage Simplicity Blouse-Work in Progress

I wanted to start by sharing my newest sewing buddy, my dressmaker’s form. Hubby bought it for me after watching me struggle to try on every piece of clothing as I sewed along. I am over the moon happy. Now I can sew more efficiently, which in theory means I can sew more clothes. Yassss….… Continue reading Vintage Simplicity Blouse-Work in Progress

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Vintage “Hollywood” Skirt Pattern

So I think this skirt was designed for teenagers. I’m not a teenager. I was in college about 12 years ago. Way past my teen years 🙂 But thank goodness beautiful clothes know no age! From their hairstyles this is probably from the last 40s-early 50s? I fell in love with the outside pockets and… Continue reading Vintage “Hollywood” Skirt Pattern

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Vintage Vera AKA My Flight Attendant Ensemble

So today was an interesting day. Awhile back I purchased this lovely silk blend vintage Vera scarf at the Goodwill for only $1.99. LOVE IT. It is in immaculate condition. I did a little internet research and I THINK it’s 1960’s era? Anyone who knows about vintage Vera scarves please correct me if I’m wrong.… Continue reading Vintage Vera AKA My Flight Attendant Ensemble

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Teepee Skirt and Antique Store Jewelry Haul

Does anyone remember as a child having a teepee tent? Endless hours of make believe and stealthily hiding from your parents at bedtime. My last trip to Hobby Lobby (I always use the 40% off coupon) I purchased three yards of the cutest teepee printed cotton. I saw it and immediately said, “SKIRT!” I used… Continue reading Teepee Skirt and Antique Store Jewelry Haul