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Sew 1940s French Silk Knickers!

September 20, 2013 by Britex Fabrics 1 comment(s)

vv-fknickers2Jeanne from the blog Sew Vera Venus: a modern make on vintage style is marvelous. Having said that, you should check out her blog for cheeky and stupendous free 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s clothing tutorials and patterns. She has instructions for risqué knickers, jaunty capes, sensuous lounging pajamas, sophisticated pencil skirts, flirty sundresses and more! We’re particularly enamored with these 1940s French panties with appliquéd lace bows.  Jeanne created directions and patterns for both the dainties and instructions for the lovely bow! Britex Fabrics’ sheer silk fabric and solid silk fabric categories are on sale until September 30, and we have lovely vintage lace and heirloom lace for the trimmings!

1 Response to Sew 1940s French Silk Knickers!

  • Jeanne says:

    Thank you for the lovely write-up about my blog!

    September 28, 2013 at 12:48 pm