Monday, May 6, 2013

Period Impressions: 1770 Polonaise & Petticoat

I'm way behind on posting about this costume. It seems like every weekend in sight has a costume requirement. Luckily it's a 1920's weekend on the way, and I am covered. So I finally have a chance to not sew, and share a creation or two.

This is my first try at a more "historically accurate" pattern. All the instructions on one page. No zippers. The phrase "to be an accurate reproduction this garment should be totally hand sewn" on it. I was fairly terrified.

So here's my try at Period Impressions 1770 Polonaise and Petticoat: