I finally have a Cleo in my life! The pattern had been sitting on my shelf since November, but I … More
I’m on a real Tilly and the Buttons kick these days. I completed my first Cleo last week (post coming … More
I’ve been crazy for sheath dresses lately. A classic sheath is both flattering and versatile, working as well in the … More
This short sleeve mini dress pattern is part of the BurdaStyle 1960s Vintage Collection. Wearing the dress is like slipping into 1960s Swinging … More
Here’s a dress I made from Vintage Vogue 8789 (V8789), based on the original 1957 design.
This post is a bit special for two reasons: First, today is the anniversary of my inaugural post! One year … More
A sunny Easter Sunday in Vancouver was the perfect occasion to wear my newly-finished Emery Dress for the first time. The Emery … More
Chancing upon the Butterick pattern, I immediately fell in love with its bold collar, cute contrast dickey, and generally elegant late 50s/early 60s … More