11 posts

Lack of Progress

I haven’t gotten any progress on the corset. Starting tomorrow, I am going to be working for a week and a half straight. I don’t see a whole lot getting done in that time. However, I was able to go to Greenfield Village, on a beautiful fall day, and get a […]

HSM #7 July Accessories

Historical Sew Monthly! The Challenge: #7 Accessories – 18th Century “Housewife” Sewing Kit Fabric: Hand printed cotton (2 varieties, 1 modern printed repro), cotton twill tape, twill interfacing, wool blend felt. Pattern: None, I used this page, and this page as inspiration, though I did not use ANY measurements, I just […]

Lots of things

I took 2 classes in piecework quilting which I will be putting up information about at the Material Girls Blog. Also, this past weekend, my son and I visited my husband at a F&I reenactment (and wound up staying for several more hours than planned and I got bad sunburn). […]