Love Vintage


I worked in the rag trade many years ago and became accustom to making things the manufacturing way. I made a lot of my childrens clothes when they were young. But now enjoy make vintage style for myself from my very large collection of vintage 40s & 50s patterns. I am looking to develop a more couture approach to my dressmaking, when making up these fabulous vintage patterns. I am delighted to have found crafty and Susan Khalje couture ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since September 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Transform Your Garden Design
Essential Guide to Tailoring: Construction
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Machine Embroidered Classics
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Draw Better Portraits
Essential Guide to Tailoring
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
Cooking Mistakes
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Modern Jacket Techniques
Inside Vogue Patterns: Tracy Reese V1397
Complete Knife Skills
Amazing Crochet Textures
Spectacular Stamping
Sewing Texture
Sewing Vintage: The Flirty Day Dress
The Fashionably Quilted Jacket
Decorative Seams
Shuttle Tatting
Underneath It All
Classic Tailoring: The Blazer
Sewing Designer Jeans
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
Creative Cabled Necklines
Creative Serging
Sew the Perfect Fit
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Fast-Track Fitting
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Perfect Pizza at Home
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Project Upcycle
Short Rows
The Couture Dress
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Modern Buttercream
Sewing With Knits
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Pant Construction Techniques
Pant Construction Techniques: In the Details
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: The Jacket
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Inside Vogue Patterns: Coatmaking Techniques V9040
Basic Fondant Techniques
Nothing to see here - Love Vintage is just getting started!