Post Archives tagged ‘16th century’



Yellow Linen Effigy Stays

Posted on: August 1st, 2012 by
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This project started after I sold my old elizabethan stays, and then realized that I didn't have anything to wear under my dresses.  So smarts, I is, sometimes... As a group project, with my costume cronies, I started with the Tudor Tailor's Effigy Stays pattern, and then changed some stuff.  Unlike the Effigy, this one Continue reading the story "Yellow Linen Effigy Stays"

Blue and Pink German-esque Elizabethan Gown

Posted on: July 30th, 2012 by
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I think I started making this dress in about 2006, and this will be the first of many flash back posts, migrate old content to the new blog. I started with the Dresden woodcut from those maps (erm...I'll look it up later?) And then I sort of extrapolated to make it more English. All Continue reading the story "Blue and Pink German-esque Elizabethan Gown"