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title pic “Maria’s Gazebo Dress” – Another Sound of Music Costume Coming Soon!

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on July 28, 2011

This ethereal chiffon dress which Maria wore is one of the loveliest Sound of Music costumes of all times. Edelweiss Patterns is designing another “Sound of Music” costume, this time inspired by Maria von Trapp’s chiffon dress! UPDDATE: AS OF SEPTEMBER 2011 THIS PATTERN IN AVAILABLE HERE, AND YOU CAN READ MORE ABOUT THIS SOUND […]

title pic Princess Catherine’s Wedding Gown on Display

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on July 24, 2011

The museum curator at Buckingham Palace arranges this magnificent gown’s skirt for the exhibition. Ever since Princess Catherine stepped out of the car and onto the red carpet at Westminster Abbey, fashionistas all over the world became enthralled with her gorgeous bridal ensemble!  Many have designed replicas of the now-famous dress, while others have speculated […]

title pic The Edwardian “Anne of Avonlea” Blouse

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on July 14, 2011

Ever since the first time I watched “Anne of Avonlea“, I knew I wanted to wear some “Anne Shirley” costumes!  There is something so refreshing about the embroidered Edwardian blouses (called “shirtwaists” back then), and the long, flowing skirts.  Like the Regency Era nearly one hundred years before, the Edwardian era followed an era of ridiculous fashion […]