Showing posts from April, 2017

Simplicity 8411 - A New 18th Century Pattern!

Apr 27, 2017 0 comments

Howdy! After many moons we finally get to announce the release of our new collaboration with Simplicity Patterns - Simplicity 8411 . ...

Oh Snap - A 1930s Photoshoot

Apr 27, 2017 0 comments

A couple weeks ago we had the opportunity to shoot with a stunning woman, Rachel, who transformed from a hip, modern gal into a statuesqu...

Simplicity 8248 1930s Dress - Results and Review

Apr 21, 2017 0 comments

Simplicity 8248 - 1930s Dress - made in rayon-like cotton. Ever since Simplicity released two new 1930s patterns last Fall I have been j...

Guts - Inspecting the Insides of 18th Century Garments

Apr 19, 2017 22 comments

Vintage Textile, c. 1780s (click through for more). This is the waist edge at the center back of the bodice. Lauren here > Histo...

1820s Green Dress Construction Details - Bodice

Apr 14, 2017 3 comments

Happy Friday! Abby here again for more yummy 1820s Green Dress construction info & detail shots! If you missed previous posts you ...

How to Research Like a Boss: Part 6

Apr 12, 2017 2 comments

How to be a Boss at Research Part 6: I’ve done all this research & I want to share it with the world - Rules of Engagement For Revi...

How to Research like a Boss - Part 5

Apr 5, 2017 5 comments

How to Research like a Boss: Part 5 - Tertiary Sources & the Changing Research World – Rules of Engagement, or, Facebook with Caution. (...

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