Learn how to sew a 1950s peplum, with step by step video tutorial.

After two years away (and a rough 2020) I knew it was time to return to the blogosphere with the garment which started it all: Simplicity 1460. In this post, we’ll be chatting about how to sew a 1950s peplum in all it’s gorgeousness, from the new and improved VoT HQ! 

Watching the original video I filmed in 2016 (!!) and reading about this vintage pattern again made me incredibly nostalgic.

It wasn’t just me looking at photos of this blouse. It was being reminded of why I love blogging and sewing on camera. Of why I kicked off this project in the first place.

Vintage Simplicity 1460 peplum, pinup style | @vintageontap
The vintage blouse which started my YouTube channel, throwback to 2016.

It reminded me of why I like to talk about vintage sewing and advocate for it so much.

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