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HSF #10 Literature

Historical Sew Fortnightly The Challenge: #10 Literature Fabric: Cotton blend brocade Pattern: Self drafted with 17th Century Women’s Dress Patterns as a guide. Year: 1730s Notions: Thread, grommets, lacing How historically accurate is it? Mostly, but I added center front lacing with modern grommets. Hours to complete: Way too many. […]


What do you do to relax? Apparently I pattern. I was too tired to work on the silk project, but not tired enough to sleep, it was only 8pm after all, but it was a long day. So what do I do to relax? I get out the patterns from […]