Any chance I might bring the housedress back into vogue? These speak to me, which also fully supports my claim that in some past life, I was a farmer's wife.
Gertie's New Blog for Better Sewing: The House Dress: a Humble History
A comfy and practical dress with pockets - although, I'd add a splash of… …
1940s house dress - my mom wore these well into the 50s. Most housewives wore house dresses, not slacks or pants.
1940s Dress / Garden Wrap Dress / 40s by wildfellhallvintage, $82.00
1940s house dress for the win. More
Charming 1950s style day or house dress - Of Hearth and Home Dress $89.99 AT vintagedancer.com
I don't know what the back of this apron looks like, but I like it! * * Update* * Simplicity 5201 daisy kingdom wrap around apron circa 2004-5
Flattering and easy to wear, the Tea House is a great pattern with a variety of options for different looks. Use a silk or rayon fabric with some drape for
1930's House Dresses and Fabrics