More than seven years and 620 blog posts later, I think it could be time to write an informative blog post for those starting out in vintage – what to look for, and how to date fashion.Here’s the disclaimer: ————————————————————————————————————————————————— There is an unlimited amount of information you can know on this topic.
That’s a big part of why I love it: you could never be bored with vintage fashion, there is so much to see and learn.
I think it is their innovative design styles that make these patterns even more difficult to date than other patterns.
Finding a Date on a Dated Pattern Simplicity dates virtually every pattern from the 1940's to the present.
You'll be able to Are you a fabric collector, quilt collector, appraiser, or antiques collector who needs to know specifics about fabrics or quilts? It will help you identify, date, and recognize antique fabrics and their uses in quilts and clothing.
You'll be able to identify fabric dating from the pre-1830 era through the Second World War.