Remembering times past can transport us to simplier times as we float on memories that can be somewhat bittersweet, so very happy, or just too sketchy to paint us a picture to bring toward the here and now. Sewing with vintage textiles seems to stir these fleeting memories, create new focus and allow us to continue to preserve a handcrafting tradition.
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Pillowcase Dress to Sew
Charming embroidered pillowcases or those with beautiful cutwork or pretty scalloped edges can be made quite easily into a little girlís spring or summer dress. Vintage textiles can be used as well to create a delightful heirloom-quality keepsake dress.
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