"Emilly Ladybird" (aka Jema) explores how to create and costume interesting characters by investigating Steampunk archetypes.
Jema Hewitt shows by example how to design fantastical Steampunk outfits without resorting to the same old clichés.
Ageing, dyeing, and distressing aren't downers when we're talking about fabric. Here's how to make new clothes look old.
The further back in time that you go, the more anachronistic modern trims appear... So what's a girl to do? Make her own, of course!
Folding and draping the fabric of a Victorian bustle was an art form. Let me show you how to create a simple "Butterfly" bustle drape.