Monthly Archives: June 2013

The Strawberry Shoes

My 18th century shoes had been in a dire situation for a long time! I have a pair of black Fugawees, which I love, but I actually prefer to wear them with everyday clothes than with costumes. I had also … Continue reading

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The Green Satin Fitted Back Gown

    Of all the costumes I made to wear at Chateau de Pys, perhaps this was the most finicky. ┬áSometimes your planning, scheming, researching, and fitting don’t line up to get you the costume you envisioned! I bought this … Continue reading

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The Cross-Barred Sacque

Here we go–write-ups on the costumes I made for a fantastic stay at Chateau de Pys, a glorious chateau in France I shared with eight costumers I love dearly. When I decided I needed a third sacque in my costume … Continue reading

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