18th century clothing

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With our guild's upcoming 18th C Picnic in Balboa Park this coming Saturday I finally kicked myself in the butt last month to replace my earlier red floral linen caraco that was too short-waisted for me. Every time I raised my arms or stood up from a chair, there was a gap between the jacket and the skirt. I actually tried to find some more of the linen to remake one but had no luck since I bought it about 5 years ago. I had lucked out buying this fabric while at Michael Levine's in the LA…

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Elizabeth Julia
Wonderful Life Farm: Of Revolutionary Fashion and Food Vogue, Couture, Haute Couture, Century Dress, Colonial Dress, 18th Century Dress Pattern, Century Clothing, 18th Century Clothing Woman, Linen Gown

I've been quite absent lately because my in-laws have been here for a visit, and we've been busy running hither and yon having fun! Each year, Old Sturbridge Village has a Revolutionary War Reenactment that is the largest in New England. It's one of my favorite events to attend, and my in-laws planned their visit to coincide with the reenactment this year. Each time I go, I try to focus on one thing to learn more about. This time I chose two...fashion and food. I attended a talk on dressing…

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Regency, Clothes, Century Clothing, Historical Clothing, Dress Up, Colonial Dress, 18th Century Jacket, Costume Design, Historical Dresses

I realized yesterday that there are many garments I've never posted. Even some that I had shown or talked about progress with! I'm still in the process of taking pictures of everything I've made, so here are a few different styles of jackets that I've created over the last three years: Caraco Jacket, based on this original in the V&A. The fabric is a cotton chintz from the Williamsburg collection that came out a few years ago. My biggest issue was the unusual shape of this garment. It was…

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Susan Choquette
1770s - 18th century - woman's outfit with mixed print fabrics (jacket in floral, skirt in a different floral, apron in plaid/checks, and cap in floral) - From "An album containing 90 fine water color paintings of costumes." Turin : [s.n.] , [ca.1775]. In the collection of the Bunka Fashion College in Japan. Underneath the illustration is handwritten in pencil "North Holland."  - Netherlands - Dutch. Vogue, Century Clothing, Historical Clothing, Historical Costume, Historical Dresses, 18th Century Apron, 18th Century Jacket, 18th Century Clothing, 18th Century Womens Fashion

1770s - 18th century - woman's outfit with mixed print fabrics (jacket in floral, skirt in a different floral, apron in plaid/checks, and cap in floral) - From "An album containing 90 fine water color paintings of costumes." Turin : [s.n.] , [ca.1775]. In the collection of the Bunka Fashion College in Japan. Underneath the illustration is handwritten in pencil "North Holland." - Netherlands - Dutch.

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Brennan Jammer

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