Pattern Hack: Making a Button Front Sundress From Love Pattern #9

Button front sundresses are all the rage right now!  It seems like everyone has a pattern for them everywhere I look.  It turns out that making a button front dress from Love Pattern #9 needs only ONE pattern modification.  I always like to see if I can make a small modification to an existing pattern […]

Get the Look: Vintage Style Pinafore with Every Which Way

Pinafores come in all manner of styles from simple utilitarian smock types to fancy (as in not meant to ever get dirty) pinny’s with lace, tucks, ruffles and flutters.  Over the decades pattern companies have churned out 100’s of variations. The pinafore is just as popular today and often the featured piece of an outfit.  Duchess and Hare has the Pretty Pinnie pattern […]