Winter Wool Dress, Echo’s of 1956


Here is another wool dress with my much loved triple darted sleeve, using a woven wool suiting fabric from ebay and with a design that is very much something that my grandmother would have made and worn “back in the day”. I didn’t use a pattern, it’s just a mash together of my favourite bodice, […]

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1960s Vintage Lace Dress


This is a fitted dress I made for a wedding using some beautiful vintage guipure lace. The colour is a really watery sea blue green, and it is underlined in some cream dupion silk, also quite old and from my stash.

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Vintage Lace Dress & Changes

Lace tablecloth dress

This dress is made from a “vintage” tablecloth. I remember buying it myself in the 1980s as a gift for my mother and rediscovered it a few months back in the back of the linen cupboard and thought it would be fun to play around with for a dress.

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