August 17, 2011
I made this 1870 wool traveling dress specifically to be on the cover of Walks Alone by Sandi Rog. Here is the mock-up of the cover.
I used Truly Victorian patterns 400 for the bodice and 303 for the apron/overskirt. I draped the skirt directly on the dressform, creating my own design.
June 5, 2011
I don’t just sew, I like to draw and paint too! Here’s a peek at one of my notecards. To see more, just visit my little Zibbet shop! (Thanks, Moriah for being my amazing photographer!)
May 10, 2011
News flash! I entered this outfit in the ASG/Simplicity Creativity Contest and have gotten to the top 5 nationally! I need votes to progress, and if you’d like to vote just click here ((Voting now closed))
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September 18, 2010
Inspiration: the Make It With Wool competition, the wool yardage I had been given and lots of fashion plates, cdvs and pictures of original garments.
I based the jacket mainly off of this one, notice the sleeve shape and embroidery in particular