Sunday, January 22, 2017

title pic Costume Goals for 2012

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on December 30, 2011

When I think of years chronologically, I tend to think of them in terms of how many dresses I sewed that year!  In 2009, for instance, I was so busy preparing for the England costume tour that I only sewed one Regency gown and spencer jacket, along with half a dozen blouses and numerous “Liesl” […]

title pic My 1950s Christmas Party Dress

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on December 23, 2011

“Have yourself a merry little Christmas!” Well, I was planning on posting my 1950s Christmas dress pictures a few weeks ago, but it just so worked out that I am posting it only a day before Christmas Eve!  So here are pictures of the party dress I made from a shiny black and red checked material, […]

title pic Kathryn Crosby and Her Lovely Christmas Dresses

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on December 17, 2011

    For many of us, Christmas jut wouldn’t be Christmas without the sound of Bing Crosby’s crooning brightening our homes as we decorate for the holidays.  Bing’s name is almost synonymous with family Christmas celebrations, both for his records and Christmas films, not to mention his Christmas shows!  But it is that last venue, his yearly Christmas shows, […]