Brown Fitted Gown
*** At long last, the (at this point almost mythic!) Brown Fitted Gown is finally complete!!! Frankly, I wasn't at all sure it would ever get finished! Especially considering that the first version was sketched out just shy of five (FIVE!) years ago, when I first conceived of the project and started this blog. The design was tweaked several times along the way, with progress --or lack thereof-- chronicled in increasingly intermittent posts over the last few years (YEARS!). But somehow it's…
Finished beaded court bodice by ladylucrezia on DeviantArt
Yay, all the beadwork is done! Now to get ahold of a yard of this fabric, cut out a forepart, and make it into a court underskirt And I think I'll bead ... Finished beaded court bodice
Yellow Venetian Sleeves: Done!
I am so glad to be done with these sleeves. They took forever! Not because they were hard, but because I have a cold and everything I do feels like Im doing it in molasses. Ugh, slow slow slow every stitch was an effort. Plus, that whole Christmastime thingamajig. Im…
Inspiration. Вышивки, часть 4
Le corsage de l'Infante. This wonderful piece belongs to the collection of specialist Ollivier Henry. Dating back to the early 17th century, Spanish bodice, embroidery of exceptional refinement.