Inspiration

I spent an hour or so last night scrolling through photos of vintage Vogue sewing patterns of the 1950’s. Yum. So much gorgeous inspiration. Came across this elegant beauty from 1956 on the blog The Sewing Divas. https://thesewingdivas.wordpress.com/2009/06/25/vintage-vogue-sheath-dress-pattern/amp/

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The wrap is deceptively simple … just some rectangles cleverly sewn together to mimic a jacket collar. I believe the middle rectangle that forms the back should be on the bias to make the collar fold nicely. Thinking of making this up for Barbie from a Coach scarf and lining the wrap in handkerchief linen to give it some body. Now to choose which Coach scarf should I use …

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