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What Would You Wear To A Party In 1940?

1932 design from Madeleine Vionnet: “When a woman smiles, her dress should smile too.” Wanna help me with some vintage fashion research? Go! You’re a young British woman in the late 1930s/early 1940s. At a party. Wearing a lovely dress. … Continue reading

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1960s Flapper Girl

This is a real meeting of decades. A 1920s flapper print and a vintage 1960s pattern. 1967, to be exact. Sometimes, you just have to sew as the spirit moves you. The fabric is a silk/cotton mix from The Man … Continue reading

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