St. Patrick’s Day Reversible Dress

By | 2017-02-08T01:26:46+00:00 March 17th, 2016|1950s Style Fashion, Makes of 2006, Uncategorized|

Who doesn’t simply love a reversible dress? It is like getting a two dresses in one!

I grew up in the 1970s and they were pretty popular then. I had a reversible red, blue and  yellow calico wrap skirt in 1977.

During my sewing career I have come to realize lining dresses is almost the same as […]

Happy Flapper Dress

By | 2017-02-07T23:16:53+00:00 September 27th, 2015|1920s Style Fashion, Heirloom Sewing, Makes of 2006, Uncategorized|

In 2006 after making my best friends bridesmaid dresses I decided to make myself a flapper dress with matching jacket to wear to her wedding.  At the time I worked for Hancock fabric. I got a great discount plus back then you could make model garments. Model garments are garments made by employees,  supplies are all […]