Thursday, February 23, 2017

title pic A 1950s Dress at the Beach – Vogue 9114 Pattern Review

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on June 2, 2014

Vogue Pattern 9114 Pattern Review Hello, Ladies! I am happy to share pictures of a 1950s dress which I actually sewed last year, but just now had photographed!  I made this dress last fall in anticipation of my England costuming trip, and you might remember seeing it (albeit topped with a lavender lace bolero) in […]

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 Rosemary Clooney’s “White Christmas” Costume

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on December 11, 2011

Rosemary Clooney’s “White Christmas” Costume  You don’t have to be dreaming of a White Christmas to love the 1950s costumes that Rosemary Clooney wore in the 1954 classic film, “White Christmas“.  With the fitted bodices and huge, pouffy skirts held out by crinolines, Rosemary’s dresses were the epitome of 1950s fashion.  Edith Head (the renowned […]