Re: [Authentic_SCA] Authentic Venetian gown "pattern" or directions
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> I am currently researching for authentic venetian gown directionsIf you're interested in authentic costuming etc, the lovely people over
> that will imitate the ones in the painting, "Two Venetian Ladies on a
> Balcony", by Carpaccio. I am just starting to hunt for this
> pattern/directions, and am seeking to make this gown fit very well.
> Any words of advice? I am not wishing to use modern pattterns with
> darts, etc., obviously, so I need advice on how to make one of those
> small bodyce areas actually fit correctly so that I can have freedom
> of movement without having slippage.
at MedCos can probably help. We have a lot of archives, dress diaries etc.
I made one years ago, but can't remember the details and certainly don't
have anything online about it.
DV / Adrienne