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An Agreeable Tyrant and Me Sewing for the Federal Period New

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“Shirt Front” and Stock A false shirt front, or what we would now

Silk Dress with Flounce | An Agreeable Tyrant 1800s Fashion, European Fashion, Vintage Fashion

This bonnet with its original silk ribbons was worn by the Quaker abolitionist, Elizabeth Margaret

'An Agreeable Tyrant' and Me

'An Agreeable Tyrant' and Me

DAR exhibit "An Agreeable Tyrant" 2016

... hot I opted to re-wear my DAR reproduction gown + sleeveless spencer ensemble (most or all of these photos were taken by Angela Burnley of Burnley ...

A Sartorial Statement: An Agreeable Tyrant Exhibit Photos

White purses or “reticules” were easily sewn and decorated at home, coordinating with

Dress, cotton, United States, private collection; reproduction chemisette, private collection; coral necklace courtesy of Dames à la Mode.

Quaker cap and kerchief, early 1800s. DAR MUseum agreeabletyrant.dar.org

Unlike some of my earlier posts, this Black and Blue refers to a different kind of historical effect: the purely aesthetic. (Yes, it is a departure for me.

I just used my basic 18th Century bodice pattern that I use for most of my gowns, but made it sleeveless, cut the waist a ...

1818 Silk velvet spencer with silk twill accents, striped silk taffeta lining. White cotton

Undersleeves Period Outfit, American Made, European Fashion, Dressmaking, Revolution, Short Sleeve

Jane Austen Festival in Pictures ~ American Duchess, Agreeable Tyrant Spencer, Regency, Federal, Fashion, 1795

Here's a photo of Alison and me ...

Once I settled on making the bonnet, I decided it was time to finish a pink wool petticoat I started in 2015 after a trip to Mood.

In the afternoon, I attended another curator talk. Alden O'Brien, curator of the costume exhibit "An Agreeable Tyrant: Fashion After the American ...

For the gown and petticoat, cotton in Virginia's August heat seems like a solid choice, though by the time the layers are on and the sun is up, ...

I can't explain just yet what I will doing on Bastille Day but I will be wearing a Chemise a la Reine based on this.

Jane Austen Festival in Pictures ~ American Duchess, An Agreeable Tyrant Spencer, Federal Era, Regency, Day dress

Three patternings got me there– until I realized the silk needed body to hold up to binding, and took a ...

These green silk mitts are repurposed from a pair of silk stockings. The feet have

Women's Stockings Probably many men and women owned both hand-knit stockings made by a

For the gown and petticoat, cotton in Virginia's August heat seems like a solid choice, though by the time the layers are on and the sun is up, ...

Fan, About 1800-1815 This simple, symmetrical design is in perfect keeping with

Same years.

“Detail, French evening dress, Note how corsetry & the cut forced shoulders, arms back. exhibit 'An Agreeable Tyrant'

Ruffle attachment in progress. Possible thanks to the material and the needle.

... gallery is being enjoyed by our visitors, preparations for the next exhibit, opening in October, are well underway. 'An Agreeable Tyrant': Fashion after ...

Jeff and I gathered a short list of holiday items for the historically-minded shopper. This year, we are highlighting books by women authors and businesses ...

Block Printed Italian Gown 1780s front view, DAR museum agreeabletyrant.dar.org

The Museum of the DAR presents “'An Agreeable Tyrant': Fashion after the American Revolution,"” featuring clothing and accessories of Austen's lifetime, ...

If a sampler was decorative as well, then it could also be proudly displayed by the girl's family as proof of her newly-acquired expertise.

(Twirl-ability is an obligatory function of all mid-century girls clothing. Always. Even if you're just going to the neighborhood park.)

Do you ever get so fed up with all the toys lying around that you threaten

Thursday Oct. 20/Friday Oct. 21. An Agreeable Tyrant: ...

Gallery

1795-1800 muslin dress thedreamstress.com

Turn Me Round

Original Table of Contents or First Page

1815 Market–See list of Merchants here

It's January right now, but you still have a month to get in on the cool March something, so I wanted to take some time and share ...

Unlike some of my earlier posts, this Black and Blue refers to a different kind of historical effect: the purely aesthetic. (Yes, it is a departure for me.

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If you're a young person engaged in Living History, there may be times you attend an event without a parent. How can you make it a great experience?

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Perhaps they were created as part of a sewing lesson or home economics class sometime during the 1 sthalf of the 20 thcentury.

Inside view ...

... and the table is set for celebrating Thomas Edison's birthday (11 February), complete with birthday cake. At the time I was there, I had an idea what ...

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(Seriously, I don't think I have ever been on that stretch between Natick and Framingham and not been in a traffic jam since I first encountered it in 1988.

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Y.zhe 1pc 100% Cotton Printed Fabric Sewing Children's

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Federal Farmer: An Additional Number of Letters to the Republican - Teaching American History

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Heather as Ann Croghan wearing front opening dress

The press and tribune. (Chicago, Ill.) 1859-1860, March 29, 1859, Image 3 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

Original Table of Contents or First Page

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Simplicity 8411 - A New 18th Century Pattern! ~ American Duchess

Let me back up for just a moment. My first rock concert was the Aldergrove Rock Festival back in 1969. The three day rock festival featured only Vancouver ...

The biggest take away I carry from the three day festival was the music. It was an eye opener that local musicians were every bit as good as the artist I ...

I did take care as I made it up, though, stitching with white thread and trying to make the pleats small and correct to the fashion and fabric.

Chicago daily tribune. [volume] (Chicago, Ill.) 1860-1864, July 16, 1862, Image 2 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

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THE LAST TIME HE SAW HIS MOTHER.

A Southern Matron's Memories

A Beautiful Needle Lace Sampler, 1795

In some respects she certainly is not my equal; but in her natural right to eat the bread she earns with her own hands without asking leave of any one else, ...

Heather as Ann Croghan on the porch of Locust Grove

Irish–born dressmaker to New York's elite, Mrs. Catherine Donovan (1826?-1906), studied fashion in Paris. Donovan created her gowns in her fashionable shop ...

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Christine Dunn Henderson, Tocqueville's Voyages: The Evolution of His Ideas and Their Journey Beyond His Time [2014]

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The press and tribune. (Chicago, Ill.) 1859-1860, March 29, 1859, Image 3 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

The Federal Book Company (1902)

An image of Fort Jefferson.

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