Tag Archives: Edwardian

the dress

A couple of weeks ago I started having second thoughts about my dress design.  In the sketch, the sleeves were pretty close cut, and I thought I might rather have something loose.  I started looking at a blog of costumes … Continue reading

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Apparently my talented dressmaker best friend was as inspired as I was about the bum ruffles and she sent me this sketch this morning: She writes: Hey Love, I sketched this out late last night – it’s super rough, but … Continue reading

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Period Accuracy

Over the weekend, Matt and I were lucky enough to have breakfast with my dress designer and seamstress, my great pal Ingrid.  An expert in period costume, she reminded me that dresses of the time period we have chosen to … Continue reading

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