Flowery cotton Jacket (18th century)
I made this jacket a year ago, as my first real attempt at historical clothing. I have tried it a bit previously but never bothered to read up on historical techniques and silhouettes so the result is really nothing I'm proud of. But with this jacket I made a new attempt and this time i…
Der Bazar 1889: Blue and brown checked woollen travelling dress; 33. and 34. bodice's front insertion, 35., 36. and 37 side gores, 38. back part in half size, 39. collar in half size, 40. and 41. sleeve parts, 42. and 43. sleeve's upper lapel
Cosplay Boobs, Reinvented
Not everyone has enormous boobs. I don't, for example. And not everyone with large breasts is keen to show them while cosplaying. Fair enough! So here's a smart solution via one industrious cosplayer.
Tutorial: How to Make an 18th Century Wig (In Pink, Because Why Not a Pouf in Pink?)
This article previously appeared on Your Wardobe Unlockd . In previous articles we've covered basic wig care and styling techniques an...
Pattern Draft: Ladies' Skirt with Train Balayeuse, July 1877 - The Ladies Treasury of Costume and Fashion
Period dressmaking pattern for how to draft a lady's first bustle-era skirt with train balayeuse or trained skirt from July 1877, Victorian drafting instructions. The Ladies' Treasury. History, Cut and Construction of Period Costume