|I have the new Simplicity Elizabethan pattern. I will be making changes to it that suit the time period that I portray. I will also be adding things to it also...we will just have to wait and see....
I also will have some pictures from the references that I am using!! Yay...
|I based the puffs on the front of my bodice on the Phoenix portrait of Queen Elizabeth. I modified the shape and number, but basically the same....
And instead of jewels at the puff inersections, I've used pearl clusters.
|This picture best shows the type of hanging sleeves that I'm adding to my project. Although I didn't make them as long, I didn't want them to get caught up on anything. To see a larger version of this image, click here.|
I pulled an all-niter last night desperately trying to get my project finished by Labor Day for RPFN. But thank goodness I didn't, I swear that it was 200 degrees today! Two words: Black Velveteen
But I need sleep, 24 hour costuming is not what I'd call fun...
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