Kimberly’s Regency Gown


Regency fashion is beautiful and elegant. I have wanted to attempt a dress from that era for ages, but being a novice sewer, I never even considered it. After reading many blogs and visiting this site several times I gave it a go.

The dress is far from perfect, but I am happy with it. I made it using inexpensive material, taking the advice of many. I believe it’s called a muslin. The dress took me four days from start to finish mainly because I was getting familiar with a brand new sewing machine. I hope to make a more dresses. 🙂

Kimberly F.

This is a wonderfully elegant Regency gown, Kimberly! You did a beautiful job. Thanks for sharing!

5 Comments on Kimberly’s Regency Gown

  1. Stacy Clayton
    May 24, 2010 at 9:36 pm (7 years ago)

    Your dress is beautiful! The color is terrific.

  2. Lori B.
    May 24, 2010 at 10:16 pm (7 years ago)

    Very pretty, Kimberly!

  3. Charlotte T.
    June 5, 2010 at 9:16 am (7 years ago)

    I would love to make something like this, but wouldn’t know where to start. Any suggestions?

    • Jennie Chancey
      June 5, 2010 at 12:57 pm (7 years ago)

      Hi, Charlotte!

      Kimberly used my original Regency Gown pattern, found under “Regency Era” in the patterns menu up top. If you are new to sewing historical clothing, I also have a class for this pattern under “Classes” above. Hope this helps!

  4. Iris
    June 5, 2010 at 4:18 pm (7 years ago)

    Stunning color especially on you. Well done


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