Monday, May 29, 2017

title pic Our Wedding Day! Part 1~ Getting Ready

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on November 23, 2015

My Victorian “Royal” Wedding On July 17th, 2015, I woke up to the most special day of my life.  It’s one of those rare and indescribable days when so much is happening that you know you couldn’t possibly remember it all, and when you’re in utter awe of what’s going on all around you – […]

title pic TWO Vintage Christmas Dresses for a Holiday Tea

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on December 29, 2013

Merry Late Christmas!  I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season.  This week I am very excited that my mother is joining me on this blog to show not one but two Christmas dresses!  I made both of our frocks which we wore to Holiday High Tea at a grand hotel here in the Pacific Northwest, […]

title pic My Blue 1950s Dress from “White Christmas”!

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on December 8, 2013

The 1950s “Sisters” Costume from White Christmas “Sisters, sisters, there were never such devoted sisters…”  So sang Rosemary Clooney and Vera Ellen (albeit with dubbed lyrics), in the classic Irving Berlin musical that was adapted to the screen in 1954 –White Christmas.  Amidst a glittering room their voices mingled with the sound of the lilting orchestra music, the swishing […]