Enjoying a light and floaty 1900 moment with a new antique hat. 🙂
The bodice is still pinned together, and I’m considering offering two different necklines, one could be worn with a guimpe…and there’s a different sleeve style for the tailored version. Stay tuned for more! 🙂
Close-up of the front.
Applying the lace.
View of the hem with a gold-colored petticoat peeking out from below.
What’s prettier than a colored silk petticoat? Showing it off! Hmmm, just a peek… 🙂
Antique net is being used as an overlay for an Edwardian waist, now I get to hand tack all those designs in place so it doesn’t shift!
Fun with old lace piecing! Wondering if I should appliqué old lace on the joins…or should I suck it up and do a little thread weaving? Fun with Old Lace Piecing! Wondering if I should appliqué old lace on the joins…or should I suck it up and do a little thread weaving? *hint I’m going to do it the hard way!