Gothic Fitted/Pre-Raphaelite Dress

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The Concept

A dress for a Pre-Raphaelite, which being the history nut that I am, is also a late 15th c. Gothic Fitted Dress.

The Fabric & Trim

Silk damask drapery sheer, lined with white linen.

The Pattern

Draped by Sarah Lorraine, construction aided by lots of advice from Charlotte.

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  • Reply The Dreamstress June 26, 2010 at 7:52 am

    You are insanely gorgeous in this dress! The colours, the cut, everything is so stunning!

  • Reply Shawna July 26, 2010 at 5:21 am

    Sooooo pretty!

  • Reply Hana - Marmota September 20, 2010 at 9:10 am

    The Dreamstress is completely right. Also, I want to thank you for that collection of your medieval inspiration pictures, because they gave me an idea of what I want to do with the sleeves of my own medieval dress.

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