Posts Tagged: Vintage Clothing

Mod 60s GoGo Mini Dress Vintage Knitting Pattern

Here is a fab mod chunky knit dress knitting pattern from 1968!  A ‘Sweet ‘n Sassy’ sleeveless turtleneck shift mini dress that is pretty awesome.  I love how the model is rocking the orange boots, wide headband, chain medallion, and flip hairdo. This is a timeless style that looks quite easy to make.  I love… Read more »

Beautiful Vintage 1971 Crocheted Juliet Midi Dress Pattern

This is such a stunningly feminine crocheted Juliet midi dress pattern from 1971!  Quite often crocheted items don’t lend the same elegance as knitted patterns do, but this one is quite the exception. In keeping with the Romantic Romeo and Juliet aura of the late 60s-early 70s, this beauty is an empire-waisted style that has a… Read more »

Sears Christmas Wish Book 1968: Sexy Men’s Edition!

My previous post indicated the fab things that I would want from the 1968 Sears Christmas Book.  I thought it would be fun to continue with a “Men’s Edition”.  More specifically a sexy playboy Men’s Edition (well, as sexy as Sears, circa 1968, wanted to portray -hehe). Nothing like looking snappy in a corduroy sport… Read more »

Sears Christmas Wish Book 1968: My 2012 List!

From my childhood, I have a copy of the 1968 Sears catalog – Christmas Edition – otherwise known as the “Wish Book”.  It was always exciting to go through the catalog, picking out all sorts of groovy toys and clothes, and dreaming of finding them under the tree.  The quirky thing about the Wish Book… Read more »

Mod 1963 Fluffy Mohair Sweaters

I normally post the knitting instructions to vintage sweaters I blog about, but these groovy sweaters from the October, 1963 issue of Ladies’ Home Journal didn’t have the instructions in the magazine.  Instructions were available by sending 25 cents to LHJ, but since 49 years have passed, I’m quite certain that the instructions are no… Read more »