Don’t you just love a challenge? I do. So I’ve given myself one—to choose a few of the beautiful “Painted Ladies” of Alameda and interpret them as corsets. The final pieces will be on display at the Alameda Museum during the month of July. Here are some of the few I have taken into consideration:…… Continue reading Painted Ladies – The Challenge Begins!
I found this lovely little sketch in an antique copy of La Mode Illustreé. In the next few weeks, I am going to attempt to work it up to see how it turns out. If it works well, I’ll make the pattern available on my Etsy site, adding detailed instructions in English and including seam…… Continue reading A different style of cummerbund