Thursday, April 27, 2017

title pic Vintage Easter Outfit 2017

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on April 16, 2017

  Happy Easter! My vintage Easter outfit for 2017 was made entirely from vintage Hollywood Patterns that were printed in the 1940s. This was a wonderful project to work on, but I especially had a blast making the ruffled, tiered sleeves.     The blouse reminds me of one that Olivia de Havilland wore in the […]

title pic Scarlett O’Hara Ballgown Part 2 – At the Civil War Ball!

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on July 27, 2014

Last week I shared photos of my Scarlett O’Hara Ballgown while it was under construction.  So this week I am very excited to share pictures of the finished gown which I wore to a Civil War Ball!  I loved working with the vintage 1940s pattern to make this Gone With the Wind inspired costume, and […]

title pic In Your Easter Bonnet with all the Frills Upon It

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on April 20, 2014

A Vintage Pink Easter Dress – Hollywood Patterns #1878 Happy Easter!  I wanted to show you all the vintage dress which I wore today to church for Easter Sunday.  Back in the “good old days”, nearly everyone went to church on Easter (in America, that is), and all the ladies and girls wore their finest outfits for […]