So, this project is on hold for a short time while my weight stabilizes. I’m not going to delete the planning stages though, so here they are.
So to start
|Item||Image and source||Materials||Start Date||Completion Date|
|1. Knickers||Lengberg Castle||Linen, possibly silk embroidery||TBD||TBD|
|2. Bloomers||Realm of Venus||Linen with Silk or Linen Blackwork||TBD||TBD|
|3. Shift||Simplicity Patterns||Linen with Silk Embroidery||TBD||TBD|
|4. Pair of Bodies||Simplicity Patterns||Created with Heavy Cream cotton with woven in textured stripes. Used a Green buttonhole thread for boning channels, and heavy zip tie bones. Turquoise bias tape edging.||1-1-17||1-17-17|
|5. Farthingale||Actually, is going to be just a canvas underskirt, tied to bodies.||Heavy Canvas I have on hand||TBD||TBD|
|6Bumroll||-||Scraps from rest of outfit||TBD||TBD|
|7. Kirtle||-||Black or red Linen||TBD||TBD|
|8. Partlet||-||Sheer Silk||TBD||TBD|
|10. Hairbag||-||Linen, silk embroidery||TBD||TBD|
|11. Hood||French or English||-||TBD||Tbd|
|12. Overdress||Melton Constable Portrait||unsure as of yet, but I’m stalking fabric companies||TBD||Tbd|
And more may be added or deleted, as we figure out what exactly I’ll need for this!