Showing posts from July, 2014

What to Wear to Costume College 2014

Jul 24, 2014 25 comments

This year I didn't kill myself with insanity-sewing for Costume College. I realized I had more than enough costumes to choose from, an...

My First 1830s Dress - Complete!

Jul 21, 2014 18 comments

I managed to finish something! It feels so good, considering the *pile* of started, half-finished, nearly-finished, and will-never-be-finish...

Options for 1830s Headgear

Jul 17, 2014 14 comments

This coming weekend is the first time I'll take the red 1830s dress out for a spin (assuming I :::cough::: finish it :::cough:::), and ...

More On The New "Pemberley" Regency Shoes...

Jul 15, 2014 4 comments

Though I gave a short introduction to the new Pemberley Regency Shoes last Friday, I thought they could use a little more "show and te...

Bastille Day Sale Starts Today!

Jul 11, 2014 2 comments

We've got lots of different kinds of specials this year, like... Free buckles or 18th c. stockings when you purchase any 18th ce...

"Wearing History: 150 Years of Nevada Fashion" Opens Friday!

Jul 9, 2014 0 comments

Here's one for the ladies local to Reno (or surrounding areas)... The Great Basin Costume Society is mounting its first costume exh...

Adventures in the 1830s - For Real This Time

Jul 7, 2014 9 comments

The Met, 1835 I've been wanting to make an 1830s dress for a long time now, but haven't actually, y'know, done it. Until n...

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