I've been drooling over these sewing patterns for the past week or so- they first came to my attention through ModCloth who carried a couple of the patterns a few weeks ago.
Colette Patterns Shop : http://www.colettepatterns.com/
The patterns have a lovely vintage feel, seem to be logically divided into sewing levels, and this is my favorite part, are in sizes that make sense to the modern woman. I really dislike looking at McCall's and Simplicity patterns and looking at measurements and having the realization that according to them, my perfect size *cough* 12 measurements (meh, I have pictures up on this site, why try to hide it, right?) are actually more like a size 16 according to them. I can handle it when thinking in terms of UK sizing occasionally, but not when sewing for some reason. Only time my vanity is threatened. *shrug*.
Here's a couple of my favorites:
I'm tempted to invest in them for my term breaks.... although I have a feeling I may be super busy during them already!