How to make Victorian trims-In the case Hecklinger's Ladies Garments, there is a wonderful section on trimmings. But despite the wealth of engravings of trimmings and trimming ideas, there's very little instruction on how to make them. So Gina Barrett, our trimmings expert, has stepped in to help.
This is so smart! I love it! >> An easy way to pleat ribbons or strips of fabric. Read more to find out how to create the template I use to make pleated ribbon trim.
this bodice called "Pierrot", short jacket fitted to small Basque illustrates the transition of the fashion at that time. The fabric which is blue "Nattier" taffeta silk brocaded gold with "décors à la rivière ", probably seems to be earlier. This "Pierrot" was often worn with a, embroidered cotton gauze skirt. Fully lined with white linen. Pleated ribbon ivory silk faille on the neck and six steel buttons on each wrist
Jacket, ca. 1740-1750, metal, cotton, linen, silk: Casaca, 1740[ca]-1750[ca], metal, algodón, lino, seda
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DIY: Chart shows you the different materials you can use to make the flowers + link says what size punch you need.