A few years ago I had a chance to go to the Ringling Museum in Sarasota, Florida. Amidst the Baroque art, circus memories, and lush grounds there was a small collection of miniatures that caught my eye. At first glance I thought “Pift, I’ve seen Hillard’s work no one can compare.” Then I looked closer… Read More Tiny Marvels
I finally finished off my wool kirtle, which started out as the Lady with a Unicorn dress. It slowly evolved into something a bit different thanks to some mishaps with the pattern layout I was using and some over enthusiastic scissors. I am wearing it over my Tudor shift as I have yet to make… Read More A wrap up post: The Lady with the Unicorn
Proof I’ve been sewing and not trying to hibernate through the winter!
The question is, what should I line the overgown with? I was thinking silver but this far have yet to find anything that isn’t too shiny.
Everything is just pinned/basted in place, well save for the trim, that is hand sewn on. I need to tweak the shape of the hanging sleeve still, the skirt will be re-pleated.