Winning 2014 EvaDress Pattern Contest Winning Entries

The top prize in the advanced category goes to Nick in Michigan, who did an impeccable modification of a men’s wool jacket. I was to select a final entry from the top five projects with highest votes in each category. … Continue reading

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2014 EvaDress Pattern Contest Voting

Voting polls are up and running now.

Go to a project post and vote once clicking on the stars. Only one vote per person on one project in each category will be counted (additional votes will not register in the polling).

Voting will close 11:59 p.m. EST on March 17 and I will announce winners (contacting each via e-mail as well) here on FaceBook and on March 18.

Best wishes to all!

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Category 1 Entry by Sydney – Pattern E30-467

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  I wanted to make an old Hollywood/film inspired gown for our high schools state competition for sewing since it was my last year, it was my last chance. When I saw my Eva dress 1937 evening gown pattern I … Continue reading

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Category 2 (Beginner) Entry by Alison – Pattern D30-2636

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  here is my submission for the competition. I found the material very challenging and understanding the instructions for the zip. (As side issue I think there may be a few lines missing from the text at that point.) the … Continue reading

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Category 2 (Beginner) Entry by Anne – Pattern T40-3322

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  Hello from France! Please excuse my English mistakes, it’s quite difficult to me, specially with technical words. It’s very hard here to find vintage patterns, so I’ve been very happy when I discovered Evadress. This pattern is perfect for … Continue reading

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Category 1 (Advanced) Entry by Nick – C40-915

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  My inspiration for this project was old menswear catalogs, in this case the Montgomery Ward winter catalog from 1935.  These catalogs show an amazing array of details that were available to men in the early 20th century, in an … Continue reading

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Category 1 (Advanced) Entry by Lil – Pattern E30-7858

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    The inspiration for my submission was this drawing of some very glamorous women dressed for a garden wedding.  My neighbour is getting married in April and the competition provided me with an opportunity to stretch my sewing skills … Continue reading

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