Saturday, February 24, 2018

title pic The “White Christmas” Red Ballgown Costume

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on December 18, 2017

For nearly every year since 2012, I have endeavored to recreate a costume from a classic Christmas movie and share it with you all here.  In 2012 I recreated the blue “Sisters” dress (and now sell a similar style on my website), and ever since I have been bombarded with requests to make the red […]

title pic Vogue 9266 – A First Lady Suit Replica

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on August 5, 2017

Melania Trump’s Blue Suit Pattern If you’ve followed my blog for a while you will know I’m a huge fan of First Ladies’ fashion.  I became fascinated with all the amazing gowns on display in the National History Musuem as a teenager, and I was able to get some good photographs of the exhibit the […]

title pic Royal Wedding Gowns Through the Decades

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on May 19, 2017

As we’re less than one day away to Pippa Middleton’s wedding – the closest thing we’ve seen to a British royal wedding in over 6 years – I can’t help but think back to all the royal wedding dresses over the decades.  As we have no royal family in America, there’s something quite captivating about a […]