Tuesday, January 23, 2018

title pic Elizabeth Bennet’s Spencer Jacket & The Jane Austen Festival

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on September 27, 2011

This week the Jane Austen Festival was held in Bath, England with all the festivities this occasion calls for – a costumed promenade in Regency dress and numerous dances and balls! Since it has been over two years since my own participation in this costumed ritual, I wanted to write about my favorite memories of this […]

title pic Princess Catherine’s Wedding Dress Pattern Giveaway

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on September 24, 2011

A Giveaway of Princess Catherine’s Wedding Dress Pattern – Butterick 5731/BP249   A couple of weeks ago I excitedly wrote a detailed post about the lovely new Butterick Royal Wedding Dress pattern, inspired by Princess Catherine’s magnificent wedding gown.   I compared Butterick 5731 with the original royal wedding gown which the former Kate Middleton wore back in April.  After purchasing a couple […]

title pic Announcing the Release of Maria’s Gazebo Dress Pattern

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on September 21, 2011

Maria’s Gazebo Dress Pattern – A Sound of Music Costume Inspired by Maria’s Blue Chiffon Dress Edelweiss Patterns is pleased to announce the release of our newest pattern, “Maria’s Gazebo Dress”!  This lovely 1930s style in inspired by the beautiful blue chiffon dress that Maria wore in “The Sound of Music” for the puppet show […]