So last year on a spring break college tour I found a fabric store in Providence, RI, and I found some 60" silk duchess satin for $10 a yard, so I snatched up the last of the bolt because it screamed '1840s' to me. And now I have finally done something with it! Hurrah for stash taming!
|Yaaaay summertime in Chicago!|
|"I swear, even though Senator Douglas was only THIS tall, he was still cute as a button!"|
|Obligatory harp picture|
|Boning in the dart|
(About the name - I did most of the work on this dress while listening to Welcome to Night Vale, a really weird and excellent podcast. Go listen! All hail the glow cloud!)