There is no getting around that I like vintage patterns. There was a time I would have jumped at the chance to win a vintage pattern for a good price off of Ebay. Now that vintage patterns have become the rage and their prices have gone WAY up...I don't find to many good deals on Ebay anymore. That makes me sad. But every now and then when I'm looking around on Etsy, I find a good deal.
Check out this little number.
Simplicity 4851 copyright ??? definitely old, I'm guessing 1950's but that part of the envelope is crumbled away.
I can just see a little girl standing excitedly, if not somewhat impatiently, at her mothers side, while mother sits at the sewing machine, whipping up a new dress or jammies, for a special dolly friend.