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More greyhound sewing tips

Another one of the hounds is introduced as we ramp up to the first of our long-awaited pattern alteration videos.

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Podcast Episode III – The Wrath of … Episode III.

Wherein is discussed historical tailoring, coffee, and other stuff. Coupon codes, too!

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We’re Back!

All praise Met-Ed! Our power is back and we're here to take your orders online or over the phone. Call 1-866-518-1558.

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Our offices are closed due to a power outage

Due to severe weather, Reconstructing History's offices are without power. While we are still processing orders, we cannot ship until power has been restored to our area. Thank You, Reconstructing History

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New Product Category!

New Products are always exciting.. Come and see what awesome new stuff the RH Team has cooked up now!

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RH Podcast – Episode II

Wherein can be found our second audio podcast!

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We’ve got a podcast!

We're podcasters!

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Coming Soon from Reconstructing History…

Coming soon! Pattern fitting and sewing tips from Reconstructing History patterns! ...if Mellie ever wakes up.

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Belvidere photos!

The final report! Robin's dress is done (well mostly) just in the nick of time! Plus bonus Bob and Rob fashion show, AND something to make you laugh! Don't forget everything featured in this blog is part of the Steampunk category and eligible for the current steampunk coupon, read on for details...

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Draping an overskirt

Robin edges ever closer to having an outfit for her Victorian Outing TOMORROW! *Cue panic music* Tell her what you think of her waistband decoration, she needs feedback.

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Bodice construction

Robin shows her favorite bodice trick for making Victorian bodices, and regales you with her adventures being vanquished by the evil lord sleevil.

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Fitting a Victorian Bodice

Robin shares her exciting journey fitting her linebacker shoulders and small back into a nicely fitted Victorian Bodice from RH943.

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Talking Trim

Lets talk about trim baby, lets talk about you and me, lets talk about all the fun lace that will be...PURPLE!! and before you say it, YES you should wear gloves when you dye, but gloves are for wimps who plan ahead.

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A skirt for Belvidere

Robin uses Truly Victorian pattern 208 to make an underskirt for her Belvidere Dress. Including, what do you do when your fabric is too narrow? and pictures of the mostly finished product.

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Which skirt pattern should Robin use?

help her pick her pattern

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A dress for Belvidere

Robin starts here dress for Belvidere.

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We Will Not Snark.

Our promise to you!

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Bob’s 24 hour Turkish Outfit

Bob makes a Turkish Outfit in less than 24 hours, and still gets his required 10 hours of beauty sleep.

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Welter Skelter II

Double Trouble! How to install a Double Welt Pocket...

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Welter Skelter

How to make a single welt pocket.

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WE ARE STILL TAKING ORDERS!

We're having some technical difficulties, but we're still here! Read on...

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Pennsic Panic Sale!

Save money on your last-minute projects!

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FREE SHIPPING to our USA friends!

This week's offer for FREE STUFF.

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Doin’ de Gheyn – Volume IX

Progress! Knees! With Pictures!

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YO Canada! Your postal workers are coming back! So we’re SHIPPING FREE!

Really! Honest! NOW INCLUDING FREE STUFF FOR CANADIANS!

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