A Little Fashion In Detail

Spending an afternoon with some fuchsia silk faille, antique sequins, jet, and “Fashion in Detail.” I’ve seen this piece at the V&A in London up close…time to take that inspiration and put it to use.  🙂

And a view of the inspiration:

Guiquin, L, Bodice, 1895; V&A Museum (T.271&A-1972)

 



Happy November!

Well it’s November now and it feels like it’s been a very long year. 🙂 We’re putting together some promotional materials of which the above picture is only a start, taking advantage of the nice weather and the atelier backyard.



And More Corset Creations!

For today, Silk brocade on cotton twill S bend style with antique lace, dyed to match silk ribbon, and peach and lilac silk flossing…dreamy. We also construct have a wide variety of chemises, corset covers, and petticoats to coordinate. For more details, please contact us HERE.

 

 

 



Corset Creations For The Early 1900s

And next up, one of our latest corset creations and very appropriate for the early 1900s- Nile green silk corset and pistachio cotton batiste petticoat with vintage lace insertion; this corset is patterned from Atelier Sylphe Ref S with antique lace and pink silk flossing, embroidery, and pale green petticoat…it reminds me of a pistachio macaron.This is just a sample of what we can make for you and custom orders are welcome. For more details, please contact us HERE.

 

 



Historical Mirror Monday…

It’s Historical Mirror Monday here at our Victorian Home in Old West Tombstone. Every vacation trip there is another adventure in old house restoration! In the 30s, the town dressmaker worked from here, I like to think she approves of us.  🙂