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Friday, 31 October 2014

Free Pattern Friday! Historical Halloween Edition

Happy Halloween! What a great time to share some amazing FREE historical patterns!
These patterns come courtesty of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Thomas John Bernard, a theatrical costume designer, worked with the curators and conservators of the Costume and Textiles Department at LACMA to draw these patterns approximating the design of garments in the LACMA collection. To get the patterns, click here and you will be taken the original post. Just read the download and printing instructions there.
 We would love to know if you make this pattern! Please comment and let us know. If you have a pic of your make you can post it to the ASG Facebook wall or email it to marketing@aussew.org.au with your thoughts on the pattern.  

Friday, 17 October 2014

Free Pattern Friday! The Pauline Wrap Dress


Can never have too many wrap dresses!
Especially in graphic prints like this gorgeous aqua.
 
 
This one can be made with or without the sleeves.
You get a slight dolman look with the longer sleeves.
 
 
Very flattering, from all angles!
Visit On the Cutting Floor to download the PDF pattern and instructions.

Friday, 3 October 2014

Free Pattern Friday! The Elegant Eva Dress

 
 
How elegant is this dress?
 
 
Look at the gorgeous drape of skirt.
 
And that ever-so-flattering loose cowl neckline.



And that sleek back pleat.


 
 
I'm heading to the stash now....
 
Want to make one of these too?
Here's the link to the free Eva Dress pattern from
Your Style Rocks : A fashion revolution to DIY for
 
Please send us pictures if you make this.
We'd love to see them.