Jenny La Fleur
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a lovely few days
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bauhausfrau From: bauhausfrau Date: July 2nd, 2010 01:51 am (UTC) (link)
Oh, you all look so pretty! I just love the new gaulle, I totally want one! And the picture of you and Aubry with the sparklers is my favorite - you both look like you're having so much fun. :)
jennylafleur From: jennylafleur Date: July 2nd, 2010 12:11 pm (UTC) (link)
Thank you so much - I really love it! You totally need one. They are really ridiculously easy, especially if you have a basic 18th century bodice that is already fitted. I didn't even bother with a toile, just cut straight from my Ice Cream Jacket pattern (since I knew it fit). I added a little to the center front so I could overlap it for a pinned closure, sewed it up, tried it on and cut off where I wanted the waist to be. The skirt is all gathered so that made it easy and fast as well!

That is my favorite pic too - it captured not only the moment and the day but also how much fun it is to be with my costuming buddies. You were , of course, very much missed! Stupid life getting in the way! *hugs*
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