Sunday, December 28, 2014

I'm dreaming of a white Christmas| 1950's Christmas Dress

Happy Holidays!!!!
I trust everyone had a great Christmas with family. I know I did!!!

I am so excited to share this 1950's Christmas outfit I sewed.

White Christmas-Bing Crosby
And yes I am dreaming of a white Christmas because here in Texas it rarely snows:)

I used Vogue 8789 view B which is actually a 1957 dress. A few changes I made were lowering the front neckline an inch and doubling the width of the cummerbund. Dress is made from satin and the cummerbund from sparkle organza.

I love fur coats and wraps. I had fun making this cream fur wrap, but it was a little challenging. 

Here is the crinoline that I made and wore under my dress. Because 1950's skirts just don't look the same without one:)

Be sure to go to Edelweiss Pattern Blog and check out all the other lovely Christmas outfits!

☆Merry Christmas and Happy New Year too Ya'll☆

Thanks to my oldest brother for taking my pictures and my younger sister for doing my hair!


  1. I love your dress and fur cape, Samantha! Blue and white are so stunning together,

  2. That dress is amazing - I love it! You're so gorgeous in that blue and white!

  3. Wow, this is so beautifull!!

  4. Beautiful dress and fur cape! Thank you for stopping by my blog. : )