Pattern reviews, Sewing, Sewing projects, Vintage, Vintage fashion

Garden party. Pattern review: B6094

Hello lovely people of the Internet! It has been a really really long time since I was last here, writing about my sewing adventures. Life usually gets in the way of sewing, unfortunately. Despite how busy the last few months have been, I have managed to make some things recently, so here I am! Back… Continue reading Garden party. Pattern review: B6094

Pattern reviews, Sewing, Sewing projects, Vintage, Vintage fashion

Behind the seams: Pussycat bow blouse

Hello lovelies! For my birthday back in April, C and I were going to the theatre and of course I wanted to wear a me-made outfit. However, I always forget that I am actually not that fast at sewing, so... this blouse was ready about a month after my birthday. Wouldn't it have made a… Continue reading Behind the seams: Pussycat bow blouse

Vintage, Vintage events

Kent and East Sussex Railway 1940s Weekend

27th May 1945 My dear friend, Long time no speak! I apologise for the lack of communication on my part. Life has been so busy lately, and I have really not had the time to do much writing lately. How are you? I hope this letter finds you well. Two weekends ago Kent and East… Continue reading Kent and East Sussex Railway 1940s Weekend

Pattern reviews, Vintage reproduction fashion

Quantum Rosie

Who said this is a man's war? Hello lovelies! Last week I wrote a review about the Simplicity 8447 overalls, and today I want to show you the end result! I'm sure that everyone who has ever purchased this pattern has had Rosie the Riveter and the working women of World War II in mind… Continue reading Quantum Rosie

Pattern reviews, Sewing projects, Vintage, Vintage reproduction fashion

Pattern review: Simplicity 8447

Hello lovelies! I have just finished my first full project of 2019! I know, it has taken me a really long time to get one finished, but it has been a busy time and a project a bit more complex! A few months ago I got the Simplicity 8447 pattern in a sale. I had… Continue reading Pattern review: Simplicity 8447