Tuesday, September 19, 2017

title pic The Overnight Wedding Dress

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on February 27, 2012

How I Sewed Two Dresses in Under Twenty Hours Well, it all started when my bachelor brother called home last fall to announce he had met this girl named Sophia – and had plans of marrying her someday. “Someday” soon turned to “this summer”, and in early winter we celebrated their engagement.  Their wedding date was set […]

title pic The Anne of Avonlea Costume Completed!

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on February 18, 2012

An Anne of Avonlea Film Costume At last I have found time to put up the pictures of my “Diana Barry” gown inspired by the 1987 classic film, “Anne of Avonlea”. This breathtaking movie with the pensive music, bouffant hairstyles, and splendid costumes thoroughly captured my imagination when I first saw it as a fourteen-year-old.  […]

title pic Diana Barry Sneak Peek & a Last Minute Wedding

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on February 9, 2012

On Tuesday morning, I went as scheduled to one of my favorite locations for historical costume pictures and spent a couple of the most delightful hours having photographs taken in my “Anne of Avonlea” Diana Barry gown.  When I came back home, I spent a good several hours sorting through all the shots, making lighting […]