We’re continuing the Barbie theme this month with the Millicent Skirt! This full circle skirt has swingy box pleats and is compatible with the Lamour mix-and-match patterns. Live your dream girl fantasy by combining it with the Barbara Bodice to create the perfect dress for the opening of the new Barbie movie next week! Millicent […]
I’m so excited to share this dreamy Barbara Bodice with you! This updated version of a familiar Charm favorite (S9291, also published as B6453) is inspired by Barbara Millicent Roberts, known to us all as Barbie. Fully lined with princess seams and a scoop neckline, this bodice can be combined with any of the Lamour-series […]
You’re going to love making and wearing these easy knit wrap tops! Perfect for pairing with the Claudette Skirt, they can be tied in many different ways. Watch the accompanying videos below for details on each wrap top. FABRIC You’ll need a 15-3/4 inch (40 cm) by 129 inch (3.3 m) rectangle of 4-way stretch […]
A knit skirt is always a great answer when you are looking for both comfort and style. But this isn’t just any knit skirt! The Claudette Skirt mimics the glamorous draped gowns of the 1940s, but in a far more comfortable (and washable!) fabric choice. Named after the incredible Claudette Colbert, this skirt pays homage […]
Every season needs cute accessories, and I designed the perfect summer tote to take to the beach or for lounging by the pool. But it’s not just for summer! The Hattie Tote bag works wonderfully all year round for storing your knitting and hand-sewing projects, too. (And, as a bonus, you can even fit a […]
Va va voom! The sexy Gina Bustier was named after Gina Lollobrigida, an Italian actress, photographer, politician, and artist known as “The Most Beautiful Woman in the World.” Perfect for summer, this boned bodice can be worn as a top, either ending at the waist or cropped to show a little skin. It has a […]
You’ve been asking for a long-sleeve addition to the darling Scout Dress, and here it is! This three-quarter-length sleeve includes a bit of fullness that leads into a period-correct cuff, which perfectly matches the charm and silhouette of the Scout Dress. Not only does it give you more options to create a dress for all […]
Dreaming of summertime beach pajamas, I was inspired by a vintage pattern in my collection to create these wide-leg Elsa Culottes. Make them from a sturdy fabric like silk matka for more structured pants, a breezy fabric like rayon for a drapey look, or a light-weight wool flannel for warm winter wear. They are such […]
I’m so excited to dive into the first of our “Charm pattern hacking” tutorials, exclusively for our Princess and Inner Circle members.
The Society Dress was an instant hit when we released it earlier this year, and I immediately began experimenting with turning it into a sparkly and luxurious robe.
The Aurora Bodice is a versatile addition to your mix-and-match wardrobe! Choose a classic look with the basic darted bodice or add the optional laced corset-style overlay, peplum, and sleeves to create the fantasy outfit of your dreams. This fashion staple can be paired with any of our Stanwyck-series bottoms like the Stanwyck Skirt or […]