Hi!! So I finally got back to working on my 1790s recreation of Charlotte Corday’s gown from Baudry’s painting Charlotte Corday (all the previous posts and information can be seen here). I’m still working on all the underthings that go along with the 18th century, before I can get to the actual gown. A few days … More 1790s Quilted Rump
Hi!! In the last few weeks I’ve been sewing a lot of little bags, purses, and pouches to sell at a local craft fair! I mentioned this project in my 2016 goals post, which you should definitely check out if you haven’t already. This is this third time I’ve sold my hand-made items locally, and … More Craft Fair Sewing! – Part 4
Hi!!! I hope you are all having an amazing last few days of January! I really debated doing one of these “2016 Plans” blog posts, because I feel like I never stick to them, but I actually have some real concrete plans already, so I thought I’d give it a whirl! And I’ve missed blogging all … More 2016 Plans
Happy holidays! It’s been so long since I posted here! Thank you to all of you who haven’t given up on me in my long unofficial hiatus and to all of you who are seeing my blog for the first time! You guys are the best 🙂 Now I’m back and looking back at 2015 … More 2015 Wrap-Up!
Hi!! I hope you’re having an amazing week! Last week I showed you part two of how I made my Pink Lolita dress and gave you some sneak peeks of the finished pictures. You can read part one here. Anyway, here are the rest of the pictures! I hope you enjoy them 🙂 (Photo credits … More Pink Lolita Dress – Pictures!
Hello! I hope you all are having a fabulous Monday! I’ve been working on my half-boned 1780s-1790s stays for a while now (since my first and second posts about my Charlotte Corday dress recreation, which these stays are for), but only now have enough work done for a proper post. To be fair, if high … More 18th Century Half-Boned Stays – Part One
Hi guys! It’s been a while 😦 Sorry about that. October was a crazy month for me, and blogging wasn’t really possible. I did get some sewing done on other projects, but I didn’t get enough pictures for a good post. I’ll try to get some finished pictures for you soon 🙂 Anyway, I hope … More Pink Lolita Dress – Part 2