Monday, November 27, 2017
The Fastest Dress in the West!
My mom joined us up in Calico last month , and since we thought it would be fun to all go 1880's, I needed a second dress. And fast...
Monday, November 20, 2017
Inside the Navy Wool Habit
As I mentioned in my last post, the habit jacket and waistcoat are patterned from J.P. Ryan's riding habit pattern. Fitting this hab...
A Navy Wool Riding Habit
Being that I ride horses almost every day of the week, it's amazing to me that it has taken this long for me to actually make a rid...
Friday, November 17, 2017
A Little 1880's Bonnet
Oh, bonnets. So frilly, so silly. I love looking at them. I don't really love wearing them. They're just so frivolous. They don...
Friday, November 10, 2017
Fun with Carmen Miranda!
I, yi, yi, yi, yi, I like this verrrry much! Haha ok so this was really fun to wear. Sooo completely different than what I usually do! ...
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
A Black Sateen 1880's Corset
What does every good outfit need? Good undies! And while I didn't have time to make 1880's white frillies, I did prioritize tim...
Friday, November 3, 2017
The 1885 V&A Dress: Construction
This was a very fun, relatively quick dress to put together. I challenged myself to complete it as quickly as possible, without sacrifi...
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