Monthly Archives: July 2012

A Madeleine Vionnet evening gown from 1935

A few weeks ago I decided it was time for a real challenge:  1930s bias draped dresses.  And not just any old dress–I wanted to try my hand at creating one of the dresses represented only by line drawings in … Continue reading

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A 1930s Dress to Wear to Work

Ever since I made this dress using a darling pattern from the Vintage Pattern Lending Library, I knew I wanted to make it to be worn on an everyday basis.  So last week I dug out from my fabric stash … Continue reading

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