Saturday, February 24, 2018

title pic Simplicity 8051 Retro Pattern Review!

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on July 12, 2016

If you follow the new pattern collections that are released by the “Big Four” pattern companies every year, you were probably just as excited as I was when they released this new Simplicity 8051 design earlier this year! I feel like Simplicity’s retro reprint collection is hit and miss as far as authenticity and photo […]

title pic The 1940s Fourth of July Outfit

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on July 3, 2012

 A Vintage Patriotic Outfit   Happy Fourth of July! Since I’ve been on this 1940s roll lately, I decided to combine two of my favorite 1940s patterns for a classy sort of vintage outfit that can easily be worn today.  I intended to have red, white and blue in all the pictures, but I only ended […]

title pic Simplicity 1777 – A Vintage 1940s Dress Pattern!

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on June 23, 2012

Simplicity 1777 Pattern Review – A 1940s Vintage Design Hello Ladies! I was sooo excited when I saw Simplicity Patterns’ new fall collection last week, because it contained the first real vintage design that Simplicity has released in some years!  Four years ago Simplicity had a couple gorgeous 1940s formalwear patterns that I snatched up, but ever since […]