Category Archives: Danse Libre dress

Math time is serious time

Time for everyone’s favorite subject! So, I plan for my skirt to have 3 flounces. How much fabric does each need? My waist – floor measurement is 38 inches. The petticoat will add a bit more and the back is … Continue reading

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DL dress

No photos, since I’ve been too lazy to take them. I got bored (re: annoyed, procrastinate-y) fitting the bodice, so I swapped to skirt construction since that’s pretty straightforward. What I’ve done since last time: Chemise (done. Not sure that … Continue reading

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Danse libre dress – the start (dun dun dun)

Despite not having finished a main page for my De Heere dress, I’m onto the next project. I joined a historical dance group called Danse Libre, which does historical dances in historical costumes. Sounds shockingly like my hobbies eh? The … Continue reading

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