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by Kay Morgan
Fri Mar 04, 2011 12:55 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Regency chemise back closing
Replies: 6
Views: 3261

Re: Regency chemise back closing

Hello and thank you very much for your replies. Sally, the tie will probably work, ¡thanks! I'll try that solution as soon as I get my Regency corset from the corsetmaker. Shadowcat, the only notion I have of a "bodiced petticoat" is that pattern from La Mode Bagatelle of a boned, fitted-bodice chem...
by Kay Morgan
Thu Mar 03, 2011 4:13 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Regency chemise back closing
Replies: 6
Views: 3261

Regency chemise back closing

Hello. I'm sewing a sleeveless Regency chemise with a fitted body, and I need to leave a center back opening of about 6 inches in order to slip it on. However, I don't know what to use to close the back gap. I'm worried that hook-and-eyes will dig into my back when I have the corset on (or that they...
by Kay Morgan
Thu Mar 03, 2011 2:07 pm
Forum: 1810-1900
Topic: Men's Bathing Suit
Replies: 6
Views: 4397

Re: Men's Bathing Suit

Hello. I've only been able to find a couple of ready-made models that are not for hire: http://www.daydreamersfancydress.co.uk/acatalog/test/acatalog/PERIOD_COSTUMES.html http://www.cornucopiacostume.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=82 Not period but easily modifiable, I guess. Regar...
by Kay Morgan
Wed Feb 02, 2011 10:02 am
Forum: Societies
Topic: Sociedad Victoriana Augusta 1800-1900
Replies: 2
Views: 1898

Re: Sociedad Victoriana Augusta 1800-1900

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by Kay Morgan
Tue Feb 01, 2011 6:55 pm
Forum: Societies
Topic: Sociedad Victoriana Augusta 1800-1900
Replies: 2
Views: 1898

Sociedad Victoriana Augusta 1800-1900

SVA is a Spanish reenacting non-profit society covering social aspects of the nineteenth century. Webpage and forum (in Spanish) Gallery Videos Enquiries in English may be directed to administracion@augusta.com We have been studying and reenacting the social and cultural manifestations of the differ...