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 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 […]

title pic The Jerusalem Dress

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on February 15, 2017

A 1950s Dress in Jerusalem, Israel I realize that I missed my annual Christmas 1950s dress post – not for lack of sewing Christmas dresses, but for lack of time to photograph and blog about it!  I still hope to share pictures soon, but I have something else to share first!  Last year my husband and I […]