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Re: Ok...so I want to make a gamurra dress.

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  • chieko77
    Found a great site for background info: http://www.geocities.com/kamillavh/01.html And some information on how:
    Message 1 of 3 , Aug 22, 2005
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      Found a great site for background info:
      http://www.geocities.com/kamillavh/01.html

      And some information on "how:"
      http://www.sword.net/jessica/firenze/PP-GamurraDoc.pdf

      Period Patterns #41 is also helpful...

      --- In Italian_Rennaissance_Costuming@yahoogroups.com, "Vicki"
      <reldnips@v...> wrote:
      > Where the heck do I start? I've made an "Irish" dress before and some
      > 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
      >
      http://realmofvenus.renaissancewoman.net/wardrobe/CarpaccioBetrothed.jp
      > g
      >
      > TIA!
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