Vintage Pattern Spotlight: McCall’s 4083

Rare pattern alert! McCall's 4083; ©1957; Designed exclusively for McCall's by Sybil Connolly - 'Ireland's foremost couturiere brings a unique creative talent to McCall's Patterns. This pattern is a shapely short  evening gown with a beautiful dome shaped skirt. Miss Connolly conceived this in lace over satin with satin bows accenting the line of the [...]

Vintage Pattern Spotlight: Simplicity 8444

Lady in red! This style boasts class and sophistication. Simplicity 8444, circa 1951; Misses' and Women’s Dress in Afternoon and Evening Lengths in Half Sizes: Bodice has gathers at front shoulders and soft pleats at front and back waistline. The scalloped neckline is V shape. View 1 has a lace bodice and crop sleeves. Five [...]

Vintage Pattern Spotlight: Simplicity 4105 A

Can we just stop and admire those buttons!? Aside from that gorgeous detail, here's why we love the vintage Simplicity 4105 A pattern: Circa 1952, this Misses' and Women's One-Piece Dress, boasts full length side button closure. View 1 features short cuffed sleeves. View 2, has an optional appliqué transfer and a large patch pocket. [...]

Vintage Pattern Spotlight: Simplicity 2531

In light of the epic heatwave that we in the Northeastern part of the US have been cursing, here is a cool and refreshing glimpse of a darling 1958 beachwear pattern by Simplicity. The pattern is comprised of Jr. Misses' and Misses' Top, Shorts, Jacket and Wrap-Around Skirt: Fitted top has shaped upper front edge [...]