Showing posts from February, 2016

Wearing History "Smooth Sailing" Blouse Review

Feb 29, 2016 7 comments

Wearing History "Smooth Sailing" blouse made from the excellent printed pattern, worn with the ready-to-wear "Smooth Sailin...

Exclusive Manchester Regency Boots - Pre-Order Open!

Feb 26, 2016 3 comments

It's been an age in developing our recreation of the famous Manchester Art Gallery c. 1820 Grecian booties . Voted as our Cycle 6 Exc...

Professional Shoe Hunting Adventures in Vegas

Feb 24, 2016 11 comments

View from (almost) the top Last week I went to Magic in Vegas. That sounds glamorous, but Magic is the name of the USA's largest fas...

A "Miss Fisher" 1920s Burgundy Cloche Hat

Feb 22, 2016 8 comments

It pales in comparison to the original, but I'm quite happy with my burgundy Miss Fisher hat, retro-cycled from a sad garage sale find...

Heading to Vegas, Baby

Feb 16, 2016 27 comments

Being from Nevada, albeit the other end of the state, I'm not really excited to be going to Vegas for the next three days...but I AM ...

The Return of Mademoiselle Guimard

Feb 12, 2016 16 comments

This time last year I was excited about a project I never completed . Let's rather say I just haven't completed it yet . But I hav...

The Problem with "Always" and "Never" in Historical Costuming

Feb 5, 2016 56 comments

Dress - 1864-67 - cotton - The Met < soapbox > Every once in awhile some new statements will pop up in this community that mak...

My Historical Coral Jewelry Set by K.Walters at the Sign of the Gray Horse

Feb 4, 2016 7 comments

Coral bead jewelry set by K.Walters at the Sign of the Gray Horse - coral earrings, necklace, ring, and bracelets made from Swarovski cora...

1880s Wool Ensemble - The Bodice and Finished Outfit

Feb 2, 2016 35 comments

1885 Wool and Velveteen Day Dress In the last post about this outfit, I talked about apportioning rulers and how I made the overskirt/ap...

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