Showing posts from March, 2010

:Ubersexlich 18th c. Men's Suit - More Progress...Again...

Mar 30, 2010 15 comments

  Please excuse the messiness of my room! More progress on James' velvet and brocade suit.  The linings are being hand-stitched in and ...

Five Senses Friday...

Mar 26, 2010 9 comments

I find this cute and compelling, so I'm going to try it.  It makes us really think about the state of our own selves for a minute.  Got...

:Ubersexlich - Progres on Le Suit

Mar 22, 2010 13 comments

Progress on James' 18th c. suit.  Actually, lots of progress, but on things that just aren't things you take pictures of for your bl...

Happy St. Patricks Day, from Irish-American Duchess

Mar 17, 2010 12 comments

Some bits and pieces to wish you a happy St. Patty's.  Firstly, some green. I've been practicing my cockade-making and it's ...

Happenings: What's Going On?

Mar 14, 2010 3 comments

My super-woman blogging abilities have been lacking lately, no?  So here's a bit to let you know what's been going on in the Wild Wo...

Happy Birthday, American Duchess

Mar 10, 2010 12 comments

Yay, this blog is a year old! (well, belated 2 days, but close enough!). Once upon a time it was "The Barn Owl Gown," a blog de...

Hatting: My New Obsession

Mar 9, 2010 8 comments

Sometimes there are things so beautiful that we cannot help, as craftspeople, to want to make them ourselves.  We become afflicted with this...

Extra Foxy Thursday

Mar 4, 2010 8 comments

This has nothing to do with anything, but I was so inspired by my "inspirations" this week that I went off and drew it (for a cer...

Inspirations {March 2. 2010}

Mar 3, 2010 3 comments

What's inspiring me this week - warm tones, peaches, auburns, siennas, creams - but in a desaturated, antique, faded sort of way.  I ha...

:Ubersexlich Breeches - James' 18th c. Suit

Mar 1, 2010 12 comments

Do you know how uninteresting and even weird pictures of pants are?  You can't put them on a dress form...they look odd on the hanger......

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