Thursday, June 29, 2017

title pic My Jacqueline Kennedy Red Suit Reproduction

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on April 26, 2017

  Earlier this year I received a request from one of my readers to recreate the red suit worn by First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, and portrayed in the new Jackie movie.  I receive requests on a regular basis to recreate various film costumes, but due to my very full schedule I am unable to do so […]

title pic Two 1950s Christmas Outfits – Butterick 6285

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on December 30, 2015

2015 Christmas Outfits – Butterick 6285 Pattern Review Hello Ladies! If you’ve been following my blog for a while you will know that every year I take my mom to tea, and we wear 1950s outfits for the occasion!  Since I got married this year I didn’t have time to sew both of our outfits, […]

title pic The “It’s a Wonderful Life” Costume – Mary’s Dancing Dress!

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on December 7, 2014

Donna Reed’s Charleston Dress – It’s a Wonderful Life Costume Reproduction It is quite possibly the most beloved Christmas film of all times.  It’s a Wonderful Life is as much an American holiday tradition as roast turkey or Christmas shopping.  Between the timeless storyline, the 1940s costumes, old-fashioned “Bedford Falls”, and the superb acting, it’s no […]