The Fashion Archaeologist - Online Photo Gallery

A SHOWCASE OF OUR AUTHENTICALLY REPLICATED ANTIQUE GARMENTS - VISIT OUR WEBSITE FOR MORE!
Home > CONSTRUCTION HELP PHOTOS (Keyed to Our Antique Patterns) > 1912-A-003 (Ladies' Fancy Batiste Blouse)

Section A: Making Tucks in Fabric


Step_128e2908.JPG

SECTION A: Method of pre-tucking the fabric yardage as described in Steps 1(a) through 1(j) of the Sewing Instructions, pattern 1912-A-003.

Click on photo to open album.

12 files, last one added on Aug 27, 2017
Album viewed 2 times

Section B: Constructing side/underarm seams


DSCN1604.JPG

SECTION B: Steps in constructing the Edwardian underarm/sleeve/bodice side seam (Step 8 of the Sewing Instructions, pattern #1912-A-003). CLICK on this photo to open album. CLICK on any picture to enlarge it.

14 files, last one added on Aug 27, 2017
Album viewed 10 times

Section C: Sample Photos-finished blouse


DSCN1016~0.JPG

SECTION C: Photos of different versions made from this pattern #1912-A-003. Click on any photo to see details.

20 files, last one added on Aug 27, 2017
Album viewed 3 times

 

3 albums on 1 page(s)

Random files - 1912-A-003 (Ladies' Fancy Batiste Blouse)
DSCN1617.JPG
15 views
Jkt-Skirt03.JPG
3 viewsThis blouse goes beautifully under the Cape-Jacket/Mantelet (Pattern #1912-A-006.
Step_128d29001.JPG
5 views
DSCN1618.JPG
12 views
Blouse_Front.JPG
0 viewsVenise lace trim was used (rather than galloon lace) to create the embellishment.
DSCN1608.JPG
15 views
DSCN1023~0.JPG
3 views
DSCN1616.JPG
10 views

Last additions - 1912-A-003 (Ladies' Fancy Batiste Blouse)
Jkt-Skirt03.JPG
3 viewsThis blouse goes beautifully under the Cape-Jacket/Mantelet (Pattern #1912-A-006. Aug 27, 2017
Gallery004~1.JPG
2 viewsAnother version of Mantelet #1912-A-006 worn with this blouse #1912-A-003. Aug 27, 2017
DSCN1461.JPG
0 viewsThis design has the "pigeon-breasted" blousing at bottom typical of late Edwardian garments. Aug 27, 2017
DSCN1468.JPG
0 viewsAug 27, 2017
DSCN1479~0.JPG
4 viewsWith "Tulip Skirt" (pattern #1912-A-010)Aug 27, 2017
DSCN1478.JPG
3 viewsAug 27, 2017
Gallery002~2.JPG
3 viewsThe pattern includes the optional matching fabric belt (purchased button trim).Aug 27, 2017
Gallery1~1.JPG
3 viewsThe blouse is adjusted below the waist with a tie, as it was in the original design. This keeps the pigeon-breasted arrangement nicely in place under a skirt waistband. Aug 27, 2017