Welcome 2013! From Downton Abbey era patterns and vintage repros from the 20s, 30s and 40s to Custom Suits. Fill all your historical clothing needs right here.
Whew! It’s been an interesting couple of months! “Interesting” in the sense of the Chinese curse. Which is not so much fun. By now you may have heard we moved. We are now fully operational in our new location. The trouble is it took a full two months to get…
Wherein Kass shows how to make a bias-cut 1930s dress without sewing anything on the bias.
The Golden Age of Travel blog returns with a discussion of the myths about the ideal 1920s figure and 1920s underwear — what to wear under your flapper dress!
Week Five. I still need: 11 10 formal evening gowns 4 2 semi-formal dinner dresses 15 14 day dresses or ensembles 3 suits But you know what we haven’t done? Coats! This is no Caribbean cruise, RH fans. Crossing the North Atlantic on a ship that averages 26 knots requires a coat….
Wherein we apologize for being so long between updates and talk about interesting stuff.
Kass breaks the preconceived notion of the “ideal figure” in the 1910s, 20s and 30s.
Find out what Kass makes in Week Two of her Dream Birthday travel wardrobe construction.
Kass figures out how many outfits she needs for her Birthday Trip Wardrobe and how many weeks it is until the ship sails. Wow!
Some history of the Queen Mary 2, the original Queen Mary and…. Queen Mary.