Challenge #1 – Foundations

1897 7 30 85

Combinations

Fabric: Remnant of Dimity, Poly cotton lace and insertion poly cotton

Pattern: La Mode Illustree

Year: 1897

Notions: Thread, Buttons, Ribbon

How historically accurate is it? Pattern and construction is accurate – fabric is not

Hours to complete: 7 hours

First worn: Will have to wait for the rest of the foundations at least

Total cost: $3 remnant of Dimity from Op shop, $8.50 for lace (gleaned from a Quilt Cover from an Op Shop)

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