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Written by Lorna McKenzie
Lorna plans the construction of an Edwardian nurse's uniform, using traditional dressmaking techniques such as classic flat fell seams.
Written by Constance MacKenzie
Following our series on a WWI Australian Nurse's uniform, Constance explores the British Voluntary Aid Detachment uniform.
Written by Marion McNealy
You've been asking us for more information about using color and line in clothing, so we have hit the library and found the most relevant (and entertaining!) information from history.
Written by Christina Claridge
The techniques for making artifical flowers are simple. The effect, with some effort and practice, can be wonderful, either mimicking real flowers or merely suggesting them.
Written by Danine Cozzens
Properly researched accessories add credibility to your historic attire. Two wristlet purses, artfully gathered and sewn onto Bakelite bangles of the era: I'll show you how to recreate both.
In times of rapid social and technological change, what people wear changes dramatically as fashion collides with reality. One such era is the early 20th century.
Written by Lynn McMasters
Lynn McMasters shows you how to make three different styles of 1912 straw hats, just in time to go down with the ship in fabulous style!
Written by Janyce Hill
Janyce Hill has once again consulted her collection of antique magazines to pass on authentic, specific 1912 fashion trends & styles.
Written by Sunshine Buchler
Sunny finishes her deciphering of a black velvet Teens evening gown, with the bodice opening and velvet tabard.
Sunny continues her examination and deciphering of a black velvet Teens evening gown, focusing on the bodice and sleeves.
Janyce Hill of the Vintage Pattern Lending Library gives us the fashion forecast for October, November and December 1912.
Sunny continues her examination of a black velvet evening gown with many of the characteristics of Teens high fashion.
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