Re: Ok...so I want to make a gamurra dress.
- Found a great site for background info:
And some information on "how:"
Period Patterns #41 is also helpful...
--- In Italian_Rennaissance_Costuming@yahoogroups.com, "Vicki"
> Where the heck do I start? I've made an "Irish" dress before and somehttp://realmofvenus.renaissancewoman.net/wardrobe/CarpaccioBetrothed.jp
> gamurra bodice construction instructions I've found are very similar
> to how I made the bodice on the Irish dress. Can I just alter that
> bodice pattern to start? From what I can tell the skirt is just
> pleated on in most cases. If you've got any good "how-to" links I'd
> appreciate it if you'd share, lol. I was just itching to sew and all
> of a sudden I'm finding myself intimidated.
> I want to make a linen "day dress" (after I make a muslin obviously)
> before I will think about attempting the project I really want to do,
> which is this dress