DDD, I actually finished a dress today...but it's from a modern pattern. I started another from a vintage DuBarry pattern but got fed up and put it down until tomorrow. Hopefully I'll have some stuff to post soon! Good work on your latest dress!
Well said Lauren! I, too, have an Etsy store, and I do appreciate how easy it is to list your items for sale. That being said, I have only sold 2 things so I am disappointed. I do, however, find things I would like to buy on Etsy all the time.
As for Ebay, I sell way more things there but am...
Lauren- great dress! I look forward to seeing it made up!
ShrinkingViolet- I hope you can track down that missing pattern piece because that is a fabulous dress!
I just bought this McCall pattern on Etsy.
Thanks Ohairas and Windshe!
Windshe, the pattern is a free pattern from Lion Brand dot com. The name of the pattern is the Medallion Motif Scarf.
:offtopic: Ohairas, my mom inherited the furniture from my grandmother when
she died years ago. Thanks for the compliment! :)
I like to use cottons for day dresses, and blouses but have made some skirts too. Snookie is right, I am a sucker for some of those reproduction prints! :D
Generally though, if it is something I am going to be wearing to dance in, I will choose a more drapey material. That being said, I...
Sunny, super cute skirt and nightgown! I saw that skirt pattern once in an
online pattern shop and thought about buying it...now I wish I had because it is so flattering with those pocket details. Great work!
I can completely relate! I actually own a 1930s wedding gown, complete
with the vintage undergarments that the original owner wore way back when.
And I have never even been close to getting married! But I saw the dress a few years ago on Ebay and I just had to have it. I guess I still hold out...