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by majors
Mon Jun 18, 2007 9:25 am
Forum: Petticoats, drawers, and other underwear
Topic: Corset Cover: Do you use one?
Replies: 6
Views: 5029

Corset Cover: Do you use one?

Good Morning Everyone! :P I was curious to see if anyone wore a corset cover between the corset and the bodice; and if so; what style and why? I am looking to make a late bustle dress and use victorian petticoats to support the skirt, but am unsure as to what pattern would be recommended as a corset...
by majors
Wed Jun 13, 2007 10:26 am
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: New Scans: Delineator from Sept 1880 and June 1881
Replies: 7
Views: 4156

Thank you!

I agree with Dana~ This is WONDERFUL to have; thank you so much! Some of the skirt images are just fantastic and illustrate the amazing obsession with shirring; I just wish I had the time and skill to attempt one of those incredible shirred muslin dresses.....thanks again for posting, I will certain...
by majors
Mon Jun 11, 2007 9:26 am
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: Website with Peterson Magazine images
Replies: 0
Views: 2566

Website with Peterson Magazine images

I just found this website, and there are some great images from Peterson's magazines, ranging from 1850 to 1880:
http://www.festiveattyre.com/

I really liked years 1883 and 1885. :P
by majors
Mon Jun 11, 2007 9:10 am
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: Wilde peacock dress..
Replies: 10
Views: 6620

The color combination is just amazing and the details are lovely, are true flight of fancy! :D
by majors
Mon Jun 11, 2007 9:03 am
Forum: Corsets
Topic: Corset Sizing
Replies: 17
Views: 9704

The pictures are wonderful!! It's really amazing to see a corset pattern be successful for such a variety of individuals! The results are amazing, the cut complements each woman and they look thrilled to have completed such a great garment. Thank you for posting the pictures; it has really helped me...
by majors
Fri May 11, 2007 6:55 pm
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: my version of the TV110 corset
Replies: 29
Views: 17713

ashariel~

You did an amazing job!!!!! You and Heather have completely impressed me. Heather with making such a complex garmet as easy as possible to sew, and Ashariel with your amazing sewing skills...the fit is amazing and shows off your lovely figure. Great job!!! :P
by majors
Wed Apr 11, 2007 9:35 am
Forum: Corsets
Topic: Corset Sizing
Replies: 17
Views: 9704

Lioness is right! Is there any photos that you could share? I love to see work done by other people, it really helps me! I have thinking about getting Heather's pattern and seeing your photos would be really wonderful. :P
by majors
Mon Mar 19, 2007 4:20 pm
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: Demeter - 1887 winter bustle dress
Replies: 6
Views: 4139

What beautiful work! The fit is perfect; the tails on the bodice are wonderful. I admire your seamstress skills; fitting is very difficult for me. The color combination is beautiful and goes so well with your coloring. :P

Amazing job! Thank you for sharing!
by majors
Tue Oct 24, 2006 10:44 am
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: It's done!!! My fire elemental gown!
Replies: 15
Views: 9414

I can't see the pictures

Please help! I only get boxes with "x" in them, and I would really love to be able to see your pictures as i am creating a fire elemental dress as we speak. Do you have a link to the pictures? Thank you! :flash:

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