Here's a sampling of the things I have made in the past 2 weeks.
Sari fabric Ballgown
|Crossover ballgown made from a vintage silver and purple silk sari|
Regency Riding habit shirt
|Cotton Batiste habit shirt, made for a customer.I also made a neck ruff to go with this.|
|Blue silk covered bonnet with brown striped ribbon and brown ostrich feathers|
Regency style shoes
|Just added some decorative bows to these lovely shoes|
Napoleon and the Empire of Fashion bonnet
|Brown taffeta bonnet with multi colored ostrich feathers.|
|Yellow cotton lawn petticoat to go under my open robe.|
1790's Open Robe
|Hand block printed cotton open robe with antique brass buckle.|
Off the rack dress
|Yellow with white polka dot cotton drawstring dress.|
|I curled some synthetic hair for my 1790;s hair do!|
|Cotton Garment Bag to hold all my pretty new dresses|
|Cameo bracelet, Coral Bracelet,Coral Neclklace an Lapis Lazuli Necklace|
These are just my big projects, I've kept busy with a million little tasks sewing a button on here and fixing a hem there. In all this I even took some time for a little re enactment . I went to the Whiskey rebellion weekend at Woodville plantation and helped out there.
I got to churn some butter!
|freshly churned butter!|
|Princes Charlotte and I in front of Woodville.|
I'm quite exhausted now and look forward to a nice little sewing break after Jane Fest.But first I need to get through this weekend with temperatures in the 90's it will be a killer sitting outside as a vendor. Remind me again why do i do this?