Tuesday, January 17, 2017

title pic Liesl’s Edelweiss Dress!

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on December 17, 2016

{Click on photos for larger images} Hello, Ladies, Several years ago I mentioned that I was going to make a pattern for Liesl’s Edelweiss Dress as my next design.  Well, life got awfully busy, and I haven’t been able to work on any new designs for a while.  But this year, everything fell into place […]

title pic A 1940s Dress for a WWII Dance

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on May 30, 2016

Happy Memorial Day!   Here is my 1940s dress which I sewed for a WWII themed dance that my husband and I attended!  I sewed it from an extremely rare vintage Butterick Pattern 9218 using a lipstick red rayon print. The bodice has very intricate shirring at the sleeves. As you can see, the original […]

title pic A Year’s Worth of Customer Dress Results

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on March 30, 2015

Hello, Ladies! Today I’d like to share some pictures of dresses that my customers have made using the Edelweiss Patterns designs.  I’ve been wanting to share these for a while, but I thought this was good timing since March of 2015 marks the 50th anniversary of The Sound of Music.  What better way to celebrate than […]