Hello! I’m Juliane, also known as Retro Grace, and I blog about sewing and smocking and other things, too. I especially enjoy collecting and sewing with vintage patterns, and my collection seems to grow and grow….

I particularly love vintage children’s patterns. This one is Simplicity 1149 that I made for my granddaughter:

I name all the little dresses I make, and I call this one Bubblegum. I adore it.

I love the sash:

The back detail:

I’m happy to join all of you here!