Thursday, March 28, 2013

Two patterns now available in size sets

Hoping to alleviate confusion between so many markings, I broke these two patterns each into two size groups, the Men's 1934 Wide Leg Trousers and the 1930's Dinner Gown with Cape:

Monday, March 18, 2013

Saturday, March 16, 2013

2013 Contest Submissions

...are posted!

Take a look!  Feel free to post comments.

Voting is up and running until 11:59 p.m. EST (Sunday the 17th).
I will choose from the top 5 highest votes and select a winning submission to be announced Monday the 18th.

Good luck to all our entrants!

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

New Multi-Size Pattern

The 1934 Ensemble I posted about earlier is here in sizes 32 to 46 bust:

I have also made just the kimono blouse available here

The blouse is the piece I submitted to THREADS Magazine in their Reader's Closet online and it was selected for print in the current THREADS issue #166 (page 80):

My original post to Threads, re: the blouse:

Monday, March 4, 2013

2013 EvaDress Pattern Contest Submissions...

...are rolling in: Here is the first

Just 11 more days until the close of this year's contest.
Remember to e-mail photos with a description of each project.  Each submission must include at least one front view or the front view shot at an angle to show a side view as well, a back or side back view.  Detail shots are required (i.e., show us that lapped diagonal seam, picoted hem, etc. up close).  Additional shots may be submitted depending on what you feel should be highlighted of each project. Submit good quality, flattering images at 72dpi no smaller than 11”h by 8-1/2”w.  I will e-mail a confirmation of receipt of your submission within 24 hours.
If you do not receive a confirmation from me, please follow-up by phone (posted in contact info from my site) or by alternate e-mail at: theevadress(AT) to ensure that your submission was received.
I will post submissions on my Wordpress blog for the voting process at