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Things to Sew/Knit

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McCall 6717 - 1940s Blouse Pattern with asymmetrical shoulder pleat detail.

Subversive Femme: Phyllis Bedjacket, circa 1950s

Subversive Femme: Phyllis Bedjacket, circa 1950s

love the use of color blocking on the green one to narrow the waist and hips and widen the bust.

A Few Threads Loose: A Free Knitting Pattern and some sewing updates...

1950's Dress inspiration // Roses and Ivy Sleeveless Shawl Collar Dress by GarbOhVintage, $150.00

I have this dress!

Flossy and Dossy: Quick Knit 1940's Style Sweater // uses 300g of aran weight

Playsuit inspiration... his and hers sailboats!

Broadway Fashions summer playsuit pieces (1949). #vintage #1940s #fashion #playsuits

Playsuit with a bolero and a skirt... border prints sure look nifty.

Vintage 60s Simplicity 2587 Playsuit -- I love the little contrast trimmings. And pockets! Genius.

Ooo, don't think I've pinned this one yet... I like the all-white version with the short skirt, doesn't it look perfect for tennis?

Great striped early 60s playsuit... shame about the one-piece thing.

Vintage 1950's Women's Playsuit and Skirt Pattern, Simplicity 2508, Size 11 Juniors

Vintage 50s McCalls 4601 playsuit... perhaps I could replicate with jumbo ric rac

1940s 2-piece styled playsuit

Sweet Spring/Summer 60s Playsuit - great example of a print and solid combo

Gingham 50s playsuit and skirt set. Good inspiration, although I prefer separates!

Playsuit inspiration, mixing prints and solids...

Tuppence Ha'penny: Travelling Light: Weekend Wardrobes

Playsuit inspiration: "Weekend Wardrobes" Exam Table Paper Rolls for tracing patterns

Birch Street Clothing - Swedish Tracing Paper

Medical Exam Paper by the roll for patternmaking.

Lightweight interfacing - maybe a good sub for pattern tracing paper?

Pattern tracing paper @ Joann