Tag Archives: 1930s

EvaDress 1930s evening gown

My friend invited me to her wedding. So I made a dress. It was my first time using an Eva Dress patternĀ and I think it was pretty successful. The instructions were very brief, and I was worried that I wouldn’t be able to manage (Burda flashbacks) but I made it in the end and am […]

The Shame

That ‘always powdering’ habit. Bad news. From a copy of Home Journal from 1938.