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Retro Sewing

Retro is a culturally outdated or aged style, trend, mode, or fashion, from the overall postmodern past, that has since that time become functionally or superficially the norm once again.

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Latest Activity: Feb 8, 2017


Sewing Vintage: The Flirty Day Dress

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Vintage or retro apron patterns

Anyone know about free patterns?  I want to sew a apron like the one my granny used, white, with crossed strings on the back....Continue

Started by Vigdis Langeland Feb 8, 2017.

Vintage Inspired Hand Muff: So Sew Vintage Series

Sewing tutorial for how to sew a vintage inspired hand muff. Great quick and easy project that can be finished in a day! Winter is here so let's keep those hands warm!…Continue

Tags: style, fashion, easy, SoSewVintage, vintage

Started by Susan Dec 15, 2015.

Gertie's Sewing Show: Inside a Vintage Dress

Let's look inside an amazing '50s era dress, complete with an inner corselet, boning, waist stay, built-in crinoline, horsehair braid and more. In collaboration with Elna. Sewing nerds unite!…Continue

Tags: raglan, corselet, bust, darts, sleeves

Started by Susan Dec 15, 2015.

Sew a Retro-style Pin-Up Swimsuit

Materials needed:-1 yard or more of printed Lycra/ Spandex-1 yard or more of white of nude soft Lycra/ Spandex-sewing notions-tank top and underwear or bottom swimsuit…Continue

Tags: swim, swimsuit, CraftyAmy, stretch, needle

Started by Susan Dec 15, 2015.

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