Showing posts from April, 2020

What Is a "Hedgehog" Hairstyle *Really*?

Apr 29, 2020 0 comments

A lady sporting the hedgehog hairstyle - 1775-78. Gallerie des Modes, MFA.org 44.1344 It is a truth universally acknowledged that all 18...

Cake or Death - Marie Antoinette

Apr 23, 2020 2 comments

I have a new video for you today, the first in a series! I'm quite proud of this, even though it's...weird, and possibly off-colo...

Finished Vintage Dress UFO #2 - Simplicity 3280

Apr 21, 2020 10 comments

Simplicity 3280 1939 dress in rayon faille Two weekends, two finished vintage dress UFOs, and I have to say it feels *great* to pick up ...

Finished Vintage Dress UFO #1 - Simplicity 8248

Apr 17, 2020 9 comments

Simplicity 8248 1930s day dress with alterations. Reader, I must admit I am *terrible* at finishing UFOs - "unfinished objects.&quo...

Coming Up: LIVE Youtube Q&A with Lauren - Covid-19 and Small Business

Apr 10, 2020 0 comments

Hi everyone, I will be going live on Youtube on **Monday, April 13th at 10 am PDT** to talk about Covid-19, small business, and ho...

Spring Cleaning 2020 SALE!

Apr 8, 2020 0 comments

It's that time of year again... Spring Cleaning ! In the midst of all the madness you may be sewing up a storm. Even though all the...

#ADCapeCult - Free 1910s Cape PDF Pattern!

Apr 7, 2020 3 comments

Free 1910s Cape Pattern - click here! Hi! If you've been following us on Instagram you may have seen the explosion of capes. We'...

History is Cool: 1890s Belle Epoque Linen Summer Blouse

Apr 3, 2020 2 comments

Hi all! Well, during this crazy time in human history I managed to start and actually finish one (1) project, an 1890s summer shirtwaist ...

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