Monday, 27 August 2012

Renaissance Dress - Corset Base

I fitted the bodice for the renaissance dress. I made a pattern for the other layers; one from canvas and one from brocade.


The second layer in progress. The first layer has wide seam allowance for the bone to fit in.



I put the two layers together and sewed them carefully at the seams.

I have prepared a pleated skirt. I has a small sweep :)
Oh, I love sweeps!


The brocade covering. I tried to match the pattern at the bust, it's not perfect, but it should do..


I cut the sleeve from the fitting and made a pattern from it.

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