Announcement of the Decade(s)

I want to go ahead and share a project that I’ve been working on for a while, and plan to work on in the future.  When I’m sewing or researching for a new project I love to listen to music from the time I’m working in.  Music has always played an important part in my…

Finished! 50’s Inspired dress.

Let me start by saying this is not a historically accurate dress.  I wanted to take a breather from the heavy lifting of research for my Edwardian projects and just make something pretty that’s fun to wear.

1953 Dress

I made this dress quite a while ago, which is why I never thought to post it before now.  It’s a re-issue of a Butterick pattern from 1953.

On Typewriters

Are typewriters even cool anymore?  I know there was a lot of angsty, typewritten poetry floating around the internet when I was in high school.  I wasn’t cool then, and I’m not cool now, hence the questioning.  I have loved typewriters for a long time and will go on loving them regardless of popular opinion.