>Vittoria, have you seen this? Kass put up some step-by-step pictures
>of an 18th century dress she did. Might give you some ideas. She
>drapes and fits on a duct tape dress dummy over her corset. Then
>again, she's one of those insane people who can just drape and cut by
Yes, I've seen it, thanks! I was drooling over the awesome 17th-18thc.
stuff on Kass' website just last weekend, and that is in fact what got me
thinking about making something Baroque. I was totally impressed...I think
I even want to try quilting a petticoat :-)
>Vittoria, check out Nora Waugh's "The Cut of Women's Clothes." You should be
>able to find a decent pattern diagram in there.
Thank you! I think our library might have a copy - I'll keep an eye out
off to get ready for a Halloween party...
"I shall find antiquity a rewarding study, if only because, while I am
absorbed in it, I shall be able to turn my eyes from the troubles which
have for so long tormented the modern world..."
-- Livy, "History of Rome"