What the item is (and how it is a product of war or a lengthy period of peace: This is a headscarf. I wanted to do something much more complex but I just don't have funds to make any of them from scratch. so I chose that in the spirit of WW2 I would make do and mend.
The Challenge: #4 War & Peace
Fabric: cotton (I think it was a scrap from my stash)
Pattern: none self drafted
How historically accurate is it?
I'm not sure whether sewing machines did these stitches in the 40's but I thought it was such a sweet design.
Hours to complete: 1hr-ish.
First worn: today! I'm wearing it now.
Total cost: Nothing really all from my stash.