Knitting a striped sweater inspired by Audrey Hepburn

I’ve been taking inspiration from the past since… I can remember. And the more I learn to sew and knit my own clothes the more I lean into the possibility of crating a vintage inspired wardrobe for myself. I recently found these beautiful pictures of Audrey Hepburn hanging out casually with a striped sweater. It’sContinue reading “Knitting a striped sweater inspired by Audrey Hepburn”

Making a Vintage Pinafore Apron

Have you seen on those period dramas or film, how during the day women always wore aprons? Not only working women or those working as servants in big houses (I’m thinking Downton Abbey) but also just regular everyday women. Up to the 1950’s it was pretty normal for a housewife as well as girls. It’s an extra layer of protection for your clothes, specially when you weren’t changing them daily and you had a lot of manual work to do.