Sunday, July 27, 2008

It's a Bloggy Giveaway!!

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It's giveaway time again, and we at Stay-at-Home Daughters can't resist an opportunity to offer a fabulous prize to our readers! This time we are giving away a vintage 1950's dress pattern!

This is a never been used, pattern from the 1950's, with all the pieces! Perfect for making a gorgeous 50's dress to prance around the house in, complete with high heels and pearls of course!

To enter, all you have to do is leave a comment with a valid email address. Duplicate comments will be deleted. On Friday, Aug. 1st we'll choose a winner using a random number generator. If the winner does not respond within three days, an alternate winner will be chosen. Good luck!

The pattern is in a size "18", which in the 1950's means:

  • Bust - 38 in.
  • Waist - 30in.
  • Hip - 40in.
  • Back length (neck base to waist) - 16 3/4 in.
  • Finished back length of dress - 44 1/2 in.


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Happy sewing!!

76 comments:

Flibby said...

1 entrant has requested we do not publish her email address:

"Oh, it's so pretty!

Blessings,
Lauren Christine"

Rebekah said...

I love vintage patterns! I'd have to size it down a little, though ;) What a lovely giveaway - thanks!

PS said...

Perfect for a project I am working on!! Thanks!

Mindy said...

What a great pattern!

Thanks for the chance to win!

mindysaid(at)gmail(dot)com

CanCan said...

This is neat!
onlycancan at hotmail dot com

jenny said...

wow i love to win this thanks

Alitheia said...

Lovely pattern, I love vintage clothing =)

Nicol said...

Wow! I can't tell you how much I would love to win this pattern! I think it would be neat to sew it and wear it!

nicolmontero at gmail dot com

Annabelle said...

Cool! I could do something like that!

natalie said...

wow, these are cute dresses!

Anonymous said...

Very pretty. Nice giveaway!

torinem said...

What a cute pattern! Thanks for the giveaway!

tornem (at) yahoo (dot) com

Flibby said...

This entrant has requested we do not publish her email address:

"Please enter me in the drawing. It looks lovely!

~Emma"

Katrina said...

very cute!

Aliogator said...

Wow, what a cool pattern! Thanks for giving it away!

ticole96 said...

I love to sew, and I love the clothing from the 50's! This pattern would be cool to make!

ticole96(at)msn(dot)com

Kama said...

That is so cute! I just started sewing this summer and it wouldn't fit me just yet (I'm pregnant and due in September) but that would be a lot of fun to sew!

frugallm said...

I love everything vintage but it's so hard to find vintage stuff to fit my ......large top. Those sizes look like they would fit me perfectly!!!

elkmeese (at)yahoo.com

claire said...

I just made a different dress from an old pattern and had so much fun! I would love to try this one, too. Thanks for the giveaway. claireroach81(at)hotmail(dot)com

Han5nah T. the Manatee said...

Pretty! I enjoy it.

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Katie said...

How cute. Thanks katie_mmartin at yahoo dot com.

Whimsical Creations said...

What a great pattern!
=) melanie

www.melaniescrafts.etsy.com

butterfly.momma said...

What a cute pattern! Thanks for hosting this giveaway!

bethany said...

I'd love to make this for myself-so cute!!

paula h said...

This would be so cute to frame.

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Laura H. said...

What are the odds, it's my size! So cool, and it is so cute. I love it. Count me in too!
Laura Hines
lmh4him@hotmail.com

Mommie Daze said...

Oh, how fun! I love to collect vintage things like this. The 50's was such a great decade for fashion.

david_colleen@mei.net

EG said...

What a fun, quirky giveaway! I'd love it!

Lydia said...

Love #2!

delightfulconfection[at]gmail[dot]com

AJ said...

This would be so great to win! Thank you for doing this giveaway!

momo3 said...

What a great give-a-way! Love vintage patterns! Thanks, kristen

ryankristenwilson@msn.com

Rebecca said...

I love vintage patterns!! Thanks so much for the opportunity to win!!

Uniquely Yours said...

I would love to win this! I even think it would fit WOW an 18! Thank goodness sizes have changed! lol

Storm said...

ah I would love to make the dress, yet I would hate to cut up that beautiful pattern! I know I'd be going back and forth for days if I won! lol

Amity said...

How very cute..I would love to use this pattern!!

Lora said...

Classic style! I love it!

seemommysew said...

oh..I love that! Probably a tad bit big, but I could try and fix that!

Anonymous said...

This entry wishes that you don't publish her email address:

What a lovely pattern! I just love vintage patterns! Thanks for a chance to win.
Mel

paryjeja said...

neat pattern - thanks for the contest

Angie(quillysilly) said...

Love it! I'd love to be entered!

Thanks,
Angie

purplepassion126 said...

Love that pattern--I'm sure it will come out amazing!

Linda and Greg said...

I would love to be chosen...what a great, great pattern! Thanks!

Parker Family said...

I would love to win this pattern! Thanks for the giveaway!

Mama Hill said...

Oooh, my aunt has been making me clothes lately from some neat patters...we would LOVE this one! Thanks!

MJ said...

OOOH! I would love to try sewing this!

butterflyrouge(at)yahoo(dot)com

Yessenia c. said...

these are soo pretty would love to win it so i can have my auntie make me a really pretty dress!!!

lc_intocable (at)yahoo.com

fivewinks said...

Beautiful!

stephanie said...

Thank you for the opportunity! =)

Molly C. said...

I'm just learning to sew, so this would be great!

- Marybeth I. said...

Love it! Pls enter me.

Joanna said...

50's dress, check. High heels, check. Pearls, check. But you forgot about the apron! ;-)

Enter me in your giveaway, please!

Kristinia - Loving Heart Mommy said...

I love the style of dresses from the 50's and I can get away with the measurements too, might have to go a bit smaller on the bust though.. LOL

phillipsonlygirl at gmail dot com

Geri said...

Please include me!!!! Great giveaway!
Thanks
gerijones64@hotmail.com

shellydelight.etsy.com said...

I would love to create something like that!

-Shelly
http://shellydelight.etsy.com
http://myspace.com/shellydelightjewelry
shellydelight@gmail.com

litabug said...

Very classy! And it's slightly creepy that those are my exact measurements... (Shhh! Don't tell anyone!) ;)

Cuddle Cottage said...

I absolutely love the 50's look! Maybe not the 50's mindset so much . . . but I love the whole heels and pearls and girly frock thing!
belinda_streak(at)hotmail(dot)com

A glance at my world said...

I love it! I totally want to make a dress from that pattern :)

The Random Muse said...

It's the wrong size, but I could probably manage.

Vicki Arnold said...

I love it!

Sharon said...

a nice pattern, with a little adjustment can make it work. thanks for the contest

Toiling Ant said...

I'd have to size it down a bit, but it's awfully cute!

Tracy said...

OOOOOOOOOOHHHHHHHHHHHHH Awesome!!!

I love vintage from the 40's & 50's!!!! This would be perfect in size also!!!

trastull @ yahoo . com

Toddler Tailoring said...

I love that style dress, one of my favorites. Thanks,
Davina
Please check out my giveaway at www.toddlertailoring.blogspot.com

Stitchblade said...

That dress is awesome!

Michelle B. said...

I would love to win this but wish it was my size I have always liked all the dresses from the 50's

Rachel said...

That is a great pattern!!
Thanks for offering it!

OH and be sure to come and visit my giveaways too.

http://weirdstuffinmydesk.com/?p=133
and
http://bittenbybooks.com/?p=738

heather said...

can i win this one?! what a fabulous pattern. i would be selfish and would love to make this for myself. :)

Courtney said...

That's about my size. Such a cute dress!!!

Cathi said...

What an absolute kick! I love it and would truly love to win. Sewing is what I do!!

Ranee said...

I am learning to sew almost solely so I can make vintage things for me and my family. Please enter me in the drawing. Thank you!

Talina said...

I would have an absolute blast making this! My bust is smaller than that but I can bring it in I bet!

Enter me please! talinanorris[at]gmail[dot]com

The Farrers said...

I think it is SO cute! I want it!! farrer dot laura at gmail dot com

taysmommy said...

absolutely awesome!

ry13_2000@yahoo.com

cpullum said...

Love to win!! Pattern is awsome!!

Melon said...

makes me think of June Cleaver. I loved how she dressed.

ThriftyNurseWife said...

My mom use to make us cute outfits like this and she is going to be teaching me how to sew soon. This would be a great first project together. Thanks!

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