Gina shows us how to make needlework buttons inspired by a Victorian dressing gown - good buttons can raise an average gown to astounding.
There's life in that old dress yet. Julia shows how she remade an old early C16th gown into a new Elizabethan one for her daughter.
Over the past few months we've got to know Mrs Pretty very well. Today Julia describes the construction of her 1914 day dress.