1903 Mourning Dress

This is just a quick post for a quick project. I don't have pro photos in good lighting yet, but they'll be added when I get them! (Or you can follow my Instagram, where they'll be posted first when I get them done.) I signed up to volunteer at a local historic house museum as … Continue reading 1903 Mourning Dress


1740s-60s Court Suit (Part II)

"I hope to finish it this summer!" I said with optimism┬áback in January. (After having worked on it in September 2017 and putting it aside...) Instead, here comes autumn, and this post will be about finishing the waistcoat and starting the frock coat buttons. (As a reminder: this is not historically accurate - I am … Continue reading 1740s-60s Court Suit (Part II)