Hem Circumference Resource

This blog post will function as a continually-updated resource instead of a log. I do a significant amount of research on historical garments, both for my personal sewing and my academic work, and all too often find myself Googling "hem circumference 18____?" to help date extant gowns. Go ahead, guess how big these hems are. … Continue reading Hem Circumference Resource


Wizard Fashion: Menswear Edition

This'll be a short blog, by virtue of the fact that it was also a short project (and I simply didn't take many progress pictures), but it combines my fantasy-style design with some late Victorian styles and Georgian sewing. I know, you're probably wondering where all of these menswear projects came from - my only … Continue reading Wizard Fashion: Menswear Edition