Posts Tagged ‘Dresses’

Jen’s Regency Ensemble

By Jennie Chancey

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Lovely Miss M. created her entire outfit and shared these wonderful photos. She writes, I made the dress and underpinnings from your Regency pattern. I don’t have a picture of the underpinnings, but I think you can see how nicely the dress fits over them. For the dress I used a transparent fabric (roses on […]

Vi’s Regency Dress

By Jennie Chancey

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Vi from a church in Hawaii made this dress (no front view–sorry!). Comments from Roxanne, who coordinated the costumes: These dresses will be used for a church play commemorating its 180th anniversary. The play is on the life of Lucy Goodale Thurston (played by yours truly), a pioneer missionary to Hawaii. The first Christian missionaries […]

Jennifer’s Regency Dress

By Jennie Chancey

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Jennifer C. shared these photos of a Regency dress she made from my original Regency Gown pattern. Writes Jen, Well, I squeezed in enough time to make a test run of the regency gown pattern. It turned out quite cute!!!!! I piped the neckline and the cuffs. Very nice! Great job, Jen!

Casey’s Regency Gowns

By Jennie Chancey

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Casey made these lovely Regency gowns for her sister. Aren’t they darling? Casey writes, Hello! I just got some photographs of gowns I made using your Regency gown pattern, and I thought you might like to see them. The first photo is of the first gown I made. My sister had wanted a Jane Austen […]

Kate’s Regency Fairy Dress

By Jennie Chancey

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Kate made this fantastic fairy costume and writes, I’ve always loved looking at the ‘Show and Tell’ section of your website, so I thought I might share these pictures of my somewhat unusual (and non-historical) use of your Regency gown pattern! I was recently invited to a hen night (I think the US equivalent is […]

Emma’s Lizzie Bennet Dress

By Jennie Chancey

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My daughter Lauren, a third generation Pride & Prejudice addict, just had to have an Elizabeth Bennett inspired dress for her senior prom. Your regency pattern fit the bill exactly. After making a mock-up in cheap fabric in only a day, I felt confident that I could handle the dress in silk with a shear […]

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