A 1900 Moment

Enjoying a light and floaty 1900 moment with a new antique hat.  🙂

 

 

 



What’s On

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.

 

 


A Little Sneak Preview…

What’s prettier than a colored silk petticoat? Showing it off! Hmmm, just a peek… 🙂

 

 


Working With Netting…

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

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!