When I bought “80 Godey’s Full-Color Fashion Plates 1838-1880” book, edited by JoAnne Olian, I fell immediately in love with a dress on its cover.Continue reading “1876’s gown”
I have Manuna mouse gray for a long time, but for all this time he had only his “default” trousers, while his Lady (Manuna mouse white) has full outfit including a dress, a petticoat, pantaloons and even a bonnet! It is not good for a gentleman to be half-naked with a lady!Read more
When I showed up the dress with the low open back and the bow, I mentioned that I tried to find the dress prototype, unfortunately, unsuccessful. Instead of that dress I found another one, really close, but not the same. That was McCalls 5018 Vintage girl’s dress, dated to 1959.Continue reading “1959 Vintage dresses”
Once, scrolling down through the news feed in Instagram, I paid attention to a dress with low open back and bow. Unfortunately, at that moment I didn’t save the picture.
A few days after I still couldn’t throw that dress from my head, but it was impossible to find that picture once again.Continue reading “Dress with low open back and bow”
“A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away….”
I’ve showed jeans prototype for American Girl doll.Continue reading “When you follow up your favorite fashion blogger.”
I sewed these swimsuits for our short trip to Bintan two years ago. Unfortunately, I had no time to take photos of Nanni in her swimsuits.Continue reading “Swimsuits for Nanni”
Why do I like to sew for dolls?Continue reading “Shirt dress with a sash”
It’s wonderful to live close to the equator. Because the weather is great all year round and it’s possible to play outside with friends.Continue reading “Two similar dresses, two different patterns”
There was a tradition to make a New Year costumes in my childhood. Usually girls were snowflakes, squirrels or foxes, boys were bears or rabbits.Continue reading “Christmas and New Year costumes”
Last time when I showed my small collection of dresses for American Girl dolls, I thought that it was wonderful to sew collections of doll clothes.
But one collection more I do not have such thoughts 🙂
Why?Continue reading “Rose Garden – American Girl doll dresses collection”