2017 Historical Sew Fortnightly Challenge

February 2017 Challenge – Remake, Reuse, Recycle

Project: Remake Regency Day Dress Sleeves Material: 100% Cotton Quilting Fabric Pattern: Sense & Sensibility Regency Gown Pattern Year: Around 1815 Notions: Thread, hooks & eyes and ½” Buttons from my stash How historically accurate is it? 30-40% maybe… The pattern itself was based on extant gowns, but I used modern sewing techniques to construct the dress. The… Continue reading February 2017 Challenge – Remake, Reuse, Recycle