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mgsakid
« on: July 19, 2007 12:18:09 AM »

Hey,

I'd really like to start making some rockabilly clothing for myself (nothing seems to come in my size). I've looked through tons of pattern books at the craft stores and can't seem to find anything. Does anyone have any suggestions on where to look?



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« Reply #1 on: July 20, 2007 02:43:00 PM »

this website called rustyzipper.com has a lot of vintage patterns, from 40s to 70s...maybe you can find something there.   
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« Reply #2 on: July 21, 2007 07:17:03 AM »

Often I've found it's easy to take a basic pattern with the lines you want and change up the fabric and trims (both in color and style) and come up with the look I'm after. Vintage patterns are also really great.
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