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Coupe et Couture was published in Paris in the 1920s-its a sewing guide with numerous techniques and patterns. Included were illustrations of patterns for sale-this glamorous asymetric dress was featured along with pattern layouts. These wonderful vintage sewing techniques and … Continue reading
Journal des Demoiselles published large sewing pattern sheets as supplements to its journal-these exquisite rare vintage patterns illustrated garments for Women and children-illustrated here is a girls Polonaise or draped jacket. The sheets are on thin dress making paper with … Continue reading
Journal des demoiselles was published in France during victorian era-in journal and hardback form. The journal usually was all text-stories, advice, fashio n tips and some recipes, and would often include a pattern supplement sheet. COULOUR illustrations of … Continue reading
Madrigal was published in Paris, France in the 1950s and illustrated many of the sewing patterns that were availiable as well as some Glam pin up outfits!
Heres some pictures from the beautiful fashion magazine Mode Pratique that was published in 1907. Some of the sewing patterns were made availaible, and the lengths of fabric to make up the designs is very often indicated.
Mode Pratique vintage French magazines included a wonderful large sewing pattern sheet in many editions as well as pre-cut patterns. Heres a selection of wonderful designs from 1907 The garments are illustrated on the side … Continue reading
Mode Pratique magazine was published in Paris France from Victorian times through to the 1950s. During the Edwardian era, the magazines were often accompanied by sewing patterns-some in pre-cut form as sold today(but without any writing on the pieces!) and … Continue reading
Some of my latest additions-these wonderful vintage sewing patterns were published by the magazine Femmes D’Aujourdhui in Paris in the 1940s. The patterns were printed on large sheets and are designed to be traced out onto dress making tissue-they can … Continue reading
These pictures of amazing vintage French hat sewing patterns were published in Femmes D’aujourd’hui no.555 on 22nd … Continue reading
These wonderful vintage French art deco sewing patterns were published in a book which gave all instructions and the pattern layouts…there were numerous patterns for sale which are described in the book. The book was published in 1925 by Patron … Continue reading