Sunday, January 21, 2018

title pic My Green Velvet Christmas Dress

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on November 25, 2012

The Green Velvet Dress – “Liesl’s Party Dress” in Christmas Colors It’s the most wonderful time of the year!  I LOVE everything about Christmas – the music, the lights, the decorations, the desserts…  But one of my favorite things about Christmas ever since I was a little girl has been dressing up in holiday outfits!  There’s nothing […]

title pic The Story of Betty Handley – One Girl’s Memories of WWII

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on November 17, 2012

This week I have a real treat to share with you!  While recently wearing a new 1940s dress of mine to church, a dear lady who grew up in the ’40s began telling me all about her clothing from back then, and what life was like as a teenager during World War II.  Shortly thereafter she brought over […]

title pic A Tiffany Blue Silk Ballgown

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on November 2, 2012

Last week I showed you a couple of “casual” dresses made from the new 1950s Party Dress Pattern  by Sense & Sensibility Patterns.  This week I want to show you how you can easily make a formal gown from this same pattern by simply lengthening the skirt to the floor! I’ve always thought there’s something […]