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1860 ca check silk dress with two bodices

1860 ca check silk dress with two bodices

1860 ca check silk dress with two bodices This victorian dress with day and evening bodices is the creation of Lone, a bridal and evening-wear dressmaker in Denmark. She very kindly donated it to our project. Hand stitched eyelets for lacing evening bodice Day and...
1867 wedding dress

1867 wedding dress

1867 wedding dress 1867 fashion print Antique silk satin and embroidered tulle Lone placing the pattern for best possible use of the antique silk satin. The pattern for the bodice is from Janet Arnold’s Patterns of fashion and the skirt pattern is from a 1867...
1875 ca evening gown

1875 ca evening gown

1875 ca evening gown Skirt front Skirt side Fitting the bodice Inserted dust ruffle Antique jet beads for the bodice Embroidered sleeve Silk velvet knotted bow Finished bodice Finished bodice back Finished side Finished back Undergarments including bloomers, a...
1880s bodice and skirt course

1880s bodice and skirt course

1880s-bodice-skirt Half scale bodice and skirt made during the “1880s sewing techniques” course, at the Historical School of Dresswith teacher and costumier Luca Castigliolo. Photos from the course by Viviane WeiAn Chen. Half scale pattern pieces Cutting the fabric...
1890 Mode Illustrée wedding gown

1890 Mode Illustrée wedding gown

1890 Mode Illustrée wedding gown Mode Illustrée pattern 21st September 1890 Silk brocade and lace Finding the dress pattern amongst the others Skirt and train pattern First toile The toile shown at an exhibition Bodice cut in brocade Sewing the bodice on the hand...

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