The first steps from a vintage sewing pattern to the dream dress

(auf Deutsch lesen) In addition to the re-released vintage patterns by Burda, Butterick, Vogue, etc., there are of course also the vintage pattern that are actually from that time. While individual patterns are very common in the USA and UK, sewing magazines can be found in most German-speaking countries. There was not only Burda, but … More The first steps from a vintage sewing pattern to the dream dress

My new favourite Vintageoutfit for Spring • Karlotta Pink Summer Fabrics

(auf Deutsch lesen) *** Cooperation with Karlotta Pink *** Typical for me are vintage, clear lines and lush colors. So when it was time to sew a blouse for Karlotta Pink’s latest fabric collection from India, I was not inspired at first, because the colours seemed relatively cold, but then I spontaneously had an idea … More My new favourite Vintageoutfit for Spring • Karlotta Pink Summer Fabrics

Sparkles! – A Burda Pattern in a Different Style

(auf Deutsch lesen) Originally this outfit should have looked completely different. The problem was the corset. But why actually make this outfit / costume at all. Well, I volunteered to help out at an early Pre Fasnacht Party and was assigned to the saloon bar. (The Egyptian bar would have been great to make a … More Sparkles! – A Burda Pattern in a Different Style

Winterwonderland – Make Do and Mend of a Vintage Velvet Coat

(auf Deutsch lesen) My mom gets a lot of old clothes and fabric from our grandma. Among grandma’s clothes treasures was an unworn velvet coat. The coat was not really her style, but I wanted to try it on – I like to try on clothes to see how well or badly the pieces look … More Winterwonderland – Make Do and Mend of a Vintage Velvet Coat