1860s striped dress

So there is an event at greenfield village and not only did I think I had to make this but That I also had or be a reenactor,,,which I signed up for so let’s see how that goes. I’ve only got the bodice done so I’ll just show some progress on that.the pattern was made…

Regency ball in Lansing

So last night was the regency exhibition ball in Lansing and it was so much fun!it was such a nice day that we got to get pictures outside in my yard and by the capital building and had a great time at the ball!me and my friend,Ella , in my back yard.both dresses were made…

One week regency gown

So yesterday (Saturday) was a regency ball I attended with my friend. I had to make a dress for her,the fabric for it was bought on last Sunday so that gave me less than a week to work on it.it was completed in 5 days as well as a taffeta under skirt and she was…

The purple transitional ish 1790s gown

Well I’m not entirely sure if I mentioned this dress at all or if decided to make it during my void of posts but for a Jane Austen even I will be attending in April I am making a 1790s inspired purple robe a la anglaise(ish) gown. I only say “ish”because I have shorted the…