Regency era Spencer Jacket

One of the final orders in need of completion before we moved to our new location was an Early 19th century spencer jacket to be worn with the evening gown below: The spencer jacket is brown cotton velveteen with tiny…

A regency lady’s wardrobe

I recently completed several garments for Perry’s Victory and International Monument- a national park in Put in Bay, Ohio. They are beginning a historical interpretation program this year and needed garments to attend a War of 1812 commemoration this month.…

Highland vest and tartan

Here are some images of a fun little project I worked on for a client in California. This highland vest and sash are intended for an evening gala celebrating the premiere of Pixar’s new animated film Brave.      My client actually…

Texas Ranch dresses

This year I received a commission from a museum in Texas for 3 mid 19th century dresses. Each are a variation of my unlined mid 19th century gown style (#1860BW). Fabric selection and sleeve styles were chosen by the interpreters! Enjoy!

Mid 19th century rural dress

Each year for the past three years I make a version of my lined mid 19th century gown for a museum in North Carolina. Here are a few images of this year’s gown:        There is no higher compliment than return customers!…

WWI Era nurses uniform

Our first commission of 2012 was for an early 20th century nurse’s uniform in steel blue for an Australian museum that will opening this year. The Sunbury, Victoria museum will focus on the preservation of the local Sanitorium. Guided tours…