Thursday, June 17, 2010

Pattern Loot- Pictures

So here are the pictures of the patterns I bought at the estate sale last weekend! I am excited!

This is my top prize, it is so beautiful! I want to make a coat out of this, maybe even out of cashmere. How awesome would that be?
Here's the button detail, which is very cool. The spread out in a V as you travel down the coat.
A coat, a slip, men's shirts in case I ever decide to make something for Andrew instead of myself, and a cute dress with the 2 big buttons.
Bathrobe, little shirt dresses, a Charlie's Angels jumpsuit and Chinese inspired dress.
Insane 80s jumpsuit, a dress with pretty details, meh, and I love the maroon jacket with one button.
front button shirt pattern, cool bell shaped skirt, a button up dress and a dress with an intersting collar.
A romper, freaky swimsuit, a cute yellow dress and a nice shirt dress.
These were from an antique mall in Salem. They were in a bag, so you couldn't really see what you were getting, but I was pleasantly surprised. 10 buckles for 8 bucks is reasonable. Plus, the last time I bought a buckle on ebay, they shipped it in a regular envelope and it was all smashed up when I got it. Boo!
Now that I'm back from Oregon, I am going to sew up a storm for the rest of the summer! Yay!

7 comments:

  1. Oh, what a lovely haul. I particularly like the floral 6os pattern in the 4th set down.

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  2. I love the pantsuit with that yellow dress! Were these the patterns you found so cheaply? Great find!! Glad you made it home safe :)

    ~Kelli @ Smidgens

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  3. what luck! i love all the patterns, can't wait to see what you make. my favorite is the dress with two buttons.

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  4. All of these patterns are awesome. The top one will make a gorgeous coat.

    Trudy
    www.sewingwithtrudy.blogspot.com

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  5. What a score - such lovely finds! The coat is unbelievable.. and I also like Simplicity 2549, that collar detail is so pretty!

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  6. Awesome loot! I can't wait to see what you make. Oh and the 80's coverall's, I bet Andrew is so excited! hehe I didn't see the buckles but you got some really nice ones, they look vintage. Do you know where my little framed picture is?

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  7. OOOOH I'd love to have been shopping with you!

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