Jennie Chancey

I launched Sense & Sensibility Patterns in 1998 with my original Regency Gown pattern. I never dreamed I'd one day have over two dozen patterns on the market and would be leading tours yearly in the UK! Enjoy my blog, and let me know if you'd like to travel with us!

1914 Afternoon Dress Class

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Created for the intermediate to advanced sewist who enjoys new challenges, the 1914 Afternoon Dress class will guide you through steps to make an heirloom gown that includes lace insertion, tucks, and embroidery. If you’ve always wanted a scrumptious tea gown, this is the class for you!

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Early 1900s Fashion Features

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This download includes three articles from the early 1900s (my original copies are, alas, undated, but hairstyles and dress styles provide good clues). First is a feature about fashionable hats. Next is a beautifully illustrated piece about negligees–lovely, long gowns and wrappers to match. Finally there’s an article with photographs of intricate embroidery by “peasants!” Enjoy!

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1908 Ladies’ Home Journal Summer Fashions

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This is a charming article with lots of beautifully detailed illustrations from the June 1908 Ladies’ Home Journal (summer fashion issue!). Three pages of text cover everything from what flatters a particular complexion to what a governess should wear–all written by Lady Catherine Milnes Gaskell. I’ve also included a bonus page of “Frocks for the Holidays.”

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Doll’s Historical Wardrobe Paper Pattern

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Doll's Romantic Era Dress and Pantaloons

Here are patterns for your 18″ soft-bodied dolls to match all the girls’ patterns! This is the complete pattern bundle. If you'd like to purchase individual ePatterns instead, check the other listings in this category.

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Doll’s Regency Spencer/Pelisse ePattern

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Doll's Spencer Jacket ePattern

This ePattern is for the Doll's Regency Spencer/Pelisse only and will make jackets, coats, and sleeveless pelisses. It's fun to make matching “mommy” and “dolly” outfits, too! Fits all 18″ soft-bodied dolls, like the American Girls, Magic Attic, and Beautiful Girlhood dolls.

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