Wednesday, May 17, 2017
A Rose Gold 30's Evening Gown
Over Derby Weekend, we had tickets to one of the black tie galas. I am such a sucker for an opportunity to dress up in black tie! I'...
Friday, May 12, 2017
Well, it started as a square...
For April's Historical Sew Monthly's challenge (circles, squares and rectangles), I decided a finishing up a fichu was a good (and e...
Thursday, May 11, 2017
A Bow Tie and Accessories for The Derby
I bought this horse print cotton a while ago with no real intention for it. When I started packing for the Derby I had a lightbulb mome...
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Vogue 7464 Goes to Kentucky
When I'm not sewing, my other passion is horses. This year we were lucky enough to attend the Kentucky Derby, which has been o...
Monday, March 20, 2017
So, this is happening...
It may take years, but hey, gotta start sometime! It's one of my favorite gowns and I thought, hey, why the hell not?! Metro...
Sunday, March 19, 2017
To go under my beach pyjamas , I needed some era appropriate undies. I chose white crepe de chine, so they would look better under the ...
Sunday, March 12, 2017
More Beach Pyjamas!
Oh, these are so fun! My second set of lounging pyjamas, in polkadot silk crepe de chine, made from Wearing History's Lounging...
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