I think I have drained my current pool of patterns. I mean, I love many of them and will always use them…but, I’m am definitely feeling a little bored. Especially with my due date coming closer and closer, I am trying to stay occupied with sewing…it’s sort of working! 🙂
So yesterday, with the warm sun on my face, I spent a little time looking up some new and different patterns to try.
Here are a few of my favorites!!!
Links to the patterns are below each image!
I love the unique and various caps in this particular pattern. Especially the Round Eared Cap with double ruffle!!
1740-1820 Women and Girls Caps from Amazon Dry Goods
I am sure anyone wearing this amazingly beautiful, pleated mantle would feel elegant and very summery! The only thing I’m not sure of is what fabric I would use…..
1863 Summer Mantle from Amazon Dry Goods
With a yardage requirement of 16 yards, this gown would definitely be a commitment, but I love all the ruffles and draping! I would also want to use a polka dot fabric just like the sample photo below!
1873 Dress Pattern from Patterns of Time
One should have just as pretty undergarments as outwear, and this pattern has a wonderful range of options!!!
1912 Women’s Linen Collection from Patterns of Time
The front draping on this 1930’s dress is amazing! I’m pretty sure I will have to redo it several times until it hangs just right, but its all in a day’s work! 🙂
1930’s Dress pattern from Pattern Treasury
Have you found any new historical patterns that you just adore?
I would love to hear from you!