Gettin' Made: A Blast from the Sewing Past

Etsy isn't just a treasure trove of handmade goodies, there's also oodles of great vintage items up for grabs! I love a good vintage sewing pattern, and could easily spend hours perusing the 50s and 60s dress patterns that are still available today.

1950's Simplicity dress with cummerbund from Sew Vintage Ladies
1950's Simplicity dress with cummerbund from Sew Vintage Ladies

After the jump, check out some more sweet vintage sewing patterns.

 Simplicity shorts with suspenders from Nervous Mule
Simplicity shorts with suspenders from Nervous Mule
McCalls cape, vest and coulottes pattern from Selvedge Shop
McCalls cape, vest and coulottes pattern from Selvedge Shop

Ok no one really needs coulottes, a vest, or a cape. You can admit it... you still want to make em, though! It's okay, I'm not here to judge.

JC Penney's Cinderella apron pattern from Wearing History
JC Penney's Cinderella apron pattern from Wearing History

I really love the sweetness of this Cinderella apron - a bonus is the pattern comes with all kinds of ideas on how to customize the pattern for something that's truly unique and one of a kind!

McCalls unisex wrap robe from Morning Glory Vintage
McCalls unisex wrap robe from Morning Glory Vintage

No need to steal those awesome hotel robes the next time you're on a swanky vacation, just make your own his 'n' hers version using this awesome pattern!


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