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by sewmaid
Tue Aug 12, 2008 4:40 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: what fabric would this be?
Replies: 7
Views: 1158

fabric

Hi Alice I'm afraid I dont have any of this fabric, I've just been sent the picture to try and match and make a bonnet to go with this 1850 middle class style crinolin dress. The lady who I spoke to reckons that it is linen but she is not too sure herself so I'm trying to find a type of fabric to go...
by sewmaid
Tue Aug 12, 2008 1:21 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: what fabric would this be?
Replies: 7
Views: 1158

what fabric would this be?

Hi
Would anyone know what this type of fabric is?

Image

Thanks
sewmaid
by sewmaid
Mon Aug 11, 2008 1:14 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: victorian pillbox hat
Replies: 6
Views: 831

hat

Thanks for that Alice, I've shown the pictures to the lady who wants one done and she has decided to go along with a style from one of the pictures you sent.

many thanks
sewmaid
by sewmaid
Thu Aug 07, 2008 3:42 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: victorian pillbox hat
Replies: 6
Views: 831

pillbox

The lady has told me that she wants a style from the 1890's.
Does this help?
by sewmaid
Thu Aug 07, 2008 12:15 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: victorian pillbox hat
Replies: 6
Views: 831

pillbox hat

Hi Sally
No unfortunatly not. I have been asked to make one in silk and with some ostrich feathers on it, I just want to get an idea of them so as not to make it look too modern.

Thanks.
sewmaid
by sewmaid
Thu Aug 07, 2008 6:58 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: victorian pillbox hat
Replies: 6
Views: 831

victorian pillbox hat

Hi
Does anyone know where I can find a picture of a Victorian Pillbox Hat, have searched but cannot find anything.

Thanks
sewmaid
by sewmaid
Sat Apr 12, 2008 1:08 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Anne Boleyn Hood
Replies: 7
Views: 1688

hood

Thanks Hinny Annie for letting me know regarding the posters on here being more into medieval things. I dont trade at any events as I tend to make a hood and then if all goes well sell it. Thats what i have been doing the last year or so. I have had some orders where of course someone wants one in a...
by sewmaid
Thu Apr 10, 2008 10:42 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Anne Boleyn Hood
Replies: 7
Views: 1688

hood

Hi Bess Many thanks for your comments on the Gable. Last year I sold quite a few french hoods but things are very quiet at the moment. This year I have tried selling this hood elsewhere along with the french hoods but no one seems interested in them. I have tried a higher price but again no interest...
by sewmaid
Thu Apr 10, 2008 8:17 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Anne Boleyn Hood
Replies: 7
Views: 1688

hood

Thank you both for your comments. When I viewed this the image after I put it on this site it was quite large and you were able to see the detail but when I viewed it the other day the image has been made smaller which is a shame. I have made some Gable Hoods. Please have a look at the one I have pu...
by sewmaid
Fri Apr 04, 2008 6:37 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Anne Boleyn Hood
Replies: 7
Views: 1688

Anne Boleyn Hood

Hi All
Just thought you would like to see this Anne Boleyn Hood I made and sold. Would love to hear yours views on it. :wink:

[img][img]http://i139.photobucket.com/albums/q308 ... 0_3512.jpg[/img][/img]