pattern testing · Sewing With Vintage Linens · Uncategorized

NEW Alice Dress from The Handmaiden’s Cottage

NEW Alice Dress from The Handmaiden's Cottage Hello, friends! How long has it been since I've sewn up anything Vintage-inspired? Well, I'll tell you how long......Too long! I have been so caught up in other projects lately, I've been neglecting the sweet vintage style I hold so dear. So, I have to admit, I was… Continue reading NEW Alice Dress from The Handmaiden’s Cottage

Sewing With Vintage Linens · Uncategorized

It’s a Mommy and Me Mother’s Day!

My first "selfish sewing" post! That's right, I'm sewing for myself this time. What better way to celebrate Mother's Day than to treat myself to a new made-by-me blouse from vintage embroidered linens? Even better? A matching (but not too matchy-matchy) blouse for Anna too. I get a lot of joy from sewing for my… Continue reading It’s a Mommy and Me Mother’s Day!

Sewing With Vintage Linens · Tutorials · Uncategorized

Pillowcase Dress Tutorial

Vintage embroidered linens have a certain charm to them. Maybe it's because they remind us of a simpler time. Back before the days of cell phones and internet and reality TV shows.... Back then, embroidery was a favorite past time for many women. They embroidered everything from tea towels, table runners, home decor and bed… Continue reading Pillowcase Dress Tutorial