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Finished Project: 1910s Corset

First of all, THANK YOU for your sweet comments on my blog post yesterday about my finished 1930’s dress! I can’t believe I have two projects to post in a row! That almost never happens!  I had been working on this on and off, and just had a few finishing touches to put on it […]

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>Edwardian Corset Cover

>Part of my trousseau as well as for the Underwear Breakfast at Costume College.This was constructed in one and a half days using French machine sewing techniques.  The pattern is Folkwear’s Edwardian Underthings.  I had cut these all out previously to use as the lingerie for my Edwardian wedding dress but then found that the […]

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>Edwardian Princess Slip

>The princess slip and the chemise are finally done!The pattern was scaled up from Frances Grimble’s The Edwardian Modiste book. I looked at a period princess slip and the wedding petticoat I have in my collection for ideas of how to make it. The ruffle at the top was for those of us who are […]

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>Tuck Three, insert one

>I can has a ruffle for my princess slip. Kinda. Minus the cutting out the lace and gathering it bit.So for underwear so far for a trousseu, minus this, I have…*chemise*corset with 6 detachable garters*peach drawers*combinations*vintage petticoat (x2)And I still want to possibly make the rest of the peach undies that are all cut out, […]

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