Currently sewing

Currently sewing:
-1780's striped pink silk jacket - in progress
-Edwardian black and white plaid skirt

-1880's Victorian corset - 75% complete, on hold
-Foundation garments - I need quite a few foundation garments, so I'm working on some of these now. These are some of my least favorite things to sew, but it needs to be done :). Victorian corset in progress!

-Napoleonic Bee/Fleur-de-Lis Regency shoes - started, on hold
-Cream and burgundy embroidered jewelry bag - on hold

Costume College prep work for teaching 3 classes:
-Portrait muff class - kits prep
-Housewife class - kits prep
-Regency detailing/reverse applique class - kits prep

Etsy shop sewing:
-Portrait Muffs for Etsy shop
-Muff Insides for Etsy shop - prepped and ready for down
-Work bags/reticules

PLANNED for 2017:
-Robe a la Francaise
-Late 18th and early 19th century men's jacket for HB
-late Victorian corset
-late Victorian foundation garments
-Tiffany blue fur trimmed late 18th century pelisse
-Outerwear - late Victorian
-Court outfit
-Pumpkin Tea shoes - bees or fleur-de-lis
-Regency Pumpkin Tea flag - inspired by Kat's Victorian Party flag
-Stays/Corsets: 1830's, Edwardian, Georgian, Regency
-Regency bee spencer and bonnet
-Regency sari dress
-18th century jacket/dress with a hood
-More Etsy shop stuff - muffs, reticules, and more

Just completed:


Here's my 2017 Sewing Plans and Goals!

Completed in 2016:
-Tiffany blue and silver Duchess of Devonshire portrait muff
-A little burgundy quilted coin purse
-Portrait Muffs for the Etsy shop
-Burgundy red Bee Lady Worsley silk muff - November 'Red' HSM
-18th century embroidered silk seagreen & pink 'housewife' (sewing kit) - for a friend
-Orange Silk sari Regency gown - 10th Annual Regency Pumpkin Tea Candlelight Dinner
-Fixes on my 'strawberry picking' Regency gown
-Tiffany blue silk work bag
-Black & white 1770's ensemble, jacket and sash
-18th century lady portrait pink silk muff for Etsy shop
-Marie Antoinette portrait pink silk marabou muff for Etsy shop
-Jane Austen portrait white embroidered cotton muff for Etsy shop
-Pink silk work bag
-Housewife/Sewing Kits for Etsy shop
-Napoleonic bee silk sewing kit
-18th century embroidered silk cream & pink 'housewife' (sewing kit) - CoCo travel project
-Black silk ruffled petticoat
-Muff: Burgundy with gold embroidered bees
-18th Century Muffs for the etsy shop - Marie Antoinette creamembroidered purpleblue wheat
-Storage cotton  cover for my Napoleonic court robe (quickly whipped together)
-Regency 'Bees, Bees, Bees' Napoleonic Open Robe & Court Gown -
 April (late) Gender Bender HSM Challenge
-Seafoam wool hooded cape - June (late) Travel HSM Challenge
-Summer Edwardian white lace Gibson Girl blouse - May (late) Holes HSM Challenge
-CoCo Class prep - in progress brick red cape and hood ready for class
-Early 19th century mustard yellow cotton Regency Cross Over gown - More fixes & black triangles
-Late 18th century cream quilted silk petticoat - CoCo sewing, Tucks & Pleating Late February Challenge
-Yellow silk w/ black silk trim Regency fichu - HSM Protection March Challenge
-Early 19th century yellow w/ black trim cotton cross over gown - bodice fixes and more trim
-Men's late 18th century blue waistcoat - buttons & buttonholes (majority buttonholes mom)
-UFO's: #1) hems on golden silk sash #2) top hem on white Edwardian over-skirt #3) Set of blue drapery pillows #4) orange silk muff cover - January HSM 'Procrastination' challenge

Here's my 2016 plans and goals!

Completed in 2015: 
-Fixes on my Edwardian skirt
-Late 18th century men's black fleur-de-lis waistcoat - Phase I
-Antoinette mule slippers - fabric dyed blue green & white marabou trim
-modern face masks - fleur-de-lis & pink quilted silk
-Late 18th century black silk mourning cape - December Re-Do HSM of January's Foundations
-Late 18th century 'delicate' apron - HSM Practicality May (late) Challenge
-Empire burgundy quilted silk muff - HSM War & Peace April (late) Challenge
-Early 19th century Regency S&S white cotton apron - HSM Silver Screen November Challenge
-Shorten white cotton under petticoat (fix)
-Gold silk curtains pair for the costume closet
-Set of blue silk 'designer' pillows for the sewing room
-Regency Burgundy Silk 'Fichu' with black Marabou - HSM October Sewing Secrets
-18th century silk sewing kit or 'housewife' - HSM Colour Brown September Challenge
-Regency Pumpkin Tea shoes - painted & decorated American Duchess 'Pemberley' shoes - Phase I
-Blue quilted silk dupioni tea cozy for my teapot
-Black Silk Marabou Hooded Cape
-Regency silk pelerine - HSM Heirloom & Heritage August Challenge
-White 'modern' fluffy hat - just for fun!
-July HSM Accessorize - early 19th century painted silk fan
-Late 1790's Open Robe (Crossover) gown - HSM Out of Your Comfort Zone June (late) Challenge
-Black silk mourning muff (2) for friends
-Men's late 18th century blue velvet jacket - HSM Stashbusting March Challenge
-Men's late 18th century blue waistcoat - HSM Colour Blue February Challenge
-Late 18th century pink silk & white marabou feather Hooded Cape & muff
-Black silk mourning muff - HSM Foundations January Challenge

Currently on hold (UFO's):
-Men's late 18th century fleu-de-lis waistcoat - buttons only
-Social, Late 18th century cherry & cream jacket - add hooks & eyes
-Late 18th century hat - covered and ready for trim!
-Fun reticule - second muslin in progress
-Brown w/ pink & yellow striped silk Robe a la Francaise - lining almost to fitting stage
-Pompadours - fabric dye, rusty red and paint heels rust color  - not started
-Yellow & black Napoleonic bee muff and sash
-Early 19th century (Regency) pink cotton velvet spencer - collar, fastens and finishing only
-Regency Pumpkin Tea shoes - Phase II (petersham ribbon trim) finishing

Future planned projects:
-Late 18th century Fur-trimmed silk pelisse - muslin in progress
-Early 19th century (Regency) gentleman's coat - planning stages