All this week I have been studying, and so – no time for sewing. I have been doing a little knitting in the evenings though. Since reports on schoolwork are mildly boring at best, here’s a teaser on the folk costume skirt and apron, taken last week.
The skirt is made of heavily fulled wool and the apron is linen (warp) and wool (weft), woven in a pattern typical of the area and time period. More info and pictures on them will come soon.
A teaser indeed! I cannot wait to see the finished outfit!!ReplyDelete
I enjoyed reading about your pioneer clothing and seeing the photos and tips. Brings back many fond memories of youth pioneer treks!ReplyDelete
I plan to wear it to the Midsummers Eve celebration - hopefully I'll remember to get some pictures then :)ReplyDelete
Great teaser! I hate sewing, but I LOVE period clothing. The skirt is gorgeous.ReplyDelete
Den verkar bli jättefin! Kommer du vara klar med min present tills mamma och pappas fest? jag är såååå nyfiken!!!!!ReplyDelete
Jo, jag tror att jag kommer vara klar tills dess :)ReplyDelete