Wednesday, February 22, 2017

title pic A 1940s Dress for a WWII Dance

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on May 30, 2016

Happy Memorial Day!   Here is my 1940s dress which I sewed for a WWII themed dance that my husband and I attended!  I sewed it from an extremely rare vintage Butterick Pattern 9218 using a lipstick red rayon print. The bodice has very intricate shirring at the sleeves. As you can see, the original […]

title pic Our Wedding – Part 2! Official Portraits

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on December 9, 2015

Lars and Katrina 2015 – Our Victorian “Royal” Wedding I’m so thrilled to share the official portraits from our pre-wedding photographs!  My favorites of Lars and I were actually taken after the wedding, so there will be more coming later! Last time I shared a list of all our vendors (including my amazing makeup artist and […]

title pic My Wedding Rehearsal & a New 1950s Dress

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on November 3, 2015

Hello, dear Readers! I just can’t wait to share pictures of my wedding here on the blog, but first I wanted to show you the pictures of the wedding rehearsal! On the morning of my wedding rehearsal, I woke up completely elated.  My then-fiance’ and I talked on the phone together, before I did seemingly dozens of […]