Wacky Wednesday– Regency Male Costume

I've posted about female Regency era fashion a few times. Today, I want to talk about male fashions--specifically the wacky ones. You probably have something close to this in your head for male clothing of the era.                     I've gone through a lot of fashion prints … Continue reading Wacky Wednesday– Regency Male Costume

Ball Gown in the making! Part 1

It's been awhile but doing this ball gown thing has never been far from my mind. A few weeks ago I decided to do a mock up using two skirts that were too small. I was going for this look. Here's how it turned out. I did the sleeves differently (ugh. I did them wrong … Continue reading Ball Gown in the making! Part 1

Ball gown update!

Last weekend I was looking for new housing as we're moving out of state in the next 4-6 weeks. I had planned to do a good bit of reading and writing but had a mild case of food poisoning Friday night. Instead I browsed more fashion plates. The Jane Austen Society of North America Annual … Continue reading Ball gown update!