Tag: retro style

A Completed Simplicity 8873

Good morning!  I’ve done it again and I waited too long to post about something I’ve made.  I had already forgotten a few details about it that I didn’t bother to note on the pattern, but I dug deep into my memory bank – even pulled a ruler […]

A Cactus Dress? Why Not

I don’t usually follow the theme of, Everyone else is doing it so why don’t I, unless it has to do with a cactus dress, it seems.  I grew up around sage brush and cactus, but never really liked them until I moved away.  I miss the desert sometimes, and […]

Slightly Less Than Perfect

I’ve wanted to make a deer dress for a while now.  I was inspired by some sewist online who had made one of her own.  Thinking of it now, I am not sure who was my original source of inspiration, as deer dresses pop up here and there […]

The Winter Tulip Dress

Before the Moths or Butterflies dress, there was this one.  My second to the last personal make of 2017, and I am calling it the Winter Tulip dress.  I think it’s my most favorite make of last year. It’s another Marilyn and the fabric is this beautiful rayon […]

Etsy Endeavor

A good Monday morning to you all!  The day is moving along nicely for me and I’m happy to have a little bit of time on the computer before I throw myself into all that this day has in store. I’ve got a little bit of shop talk […]

The Eclectic Typo Dress

Sew Serendipity’s Monique dress and another exposed zipper.  What else could I say but, I love this dress!  Please excuse the wrinkles as I’d already worn the dress a whole day. I don’t know how many I have made, and I’m not going to even count, but this […]