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Wool & Fur 1889 Coat

This coat was inspired by the silhouette of 1889 and early 1890s fashion, and made from a camel colored herringbone weave wool. The coat features hand worked buttonholes down the front, and brass domed buttons. Paired with a collar of vintage minks and a matching mink hat.

1889 Striped Ensemble 

Peach Robe a la Francaise 

1830s Riding Habit

1830s Inspired "Sunflower" Gown

The Sunflower Gown was based on fashions from the 1830s, with a modern twist! It features a very full skirt, decorated with chantilly lace and nine handmade sunflowers. The bodice is fitted, ruched at the center, with very full mesh sleeves. Each sleeve has six "petal" overlays mimicking the shape of a sunflower flower. The dress is worn with a matching headpiece and beaded lace sash.

1890s Plaid Walking Suit

Plaid 1890’s Waling Ensemble. Consists of a skirt, jacket, blouse, and hat. Made from silk and faux wool flannel, with brass buttons. Details include hand basted matched plaid seams, and and green soutache designs. It’s worn with a silk and velvet hat, which has a pheasant pelt perched on it.

1918 Summer Daywear

1918 Autumn Daywear

Edwardian Tea Gown

A striped silk shantung dress, based on Edwardian tea gowns. Features lots of eyelet cotton lace inset work, and is trimmed with matching lace ruffles. The gown has a detachable saque back style train. It's intended to be worn without a corset, and closes with a single tie at the waist.

1840s Floral Cotton Dress

Based on an extant garment. Self drafted, and sewn by Angela Clayton. A simple 1840s inspired dress made from floral quilting cotton, trimmed with red silk piping. Bodice has full sleeves, and an interesting wrap design, with gathers above the bust. 

17th Century Orange Brocade Gown

1880s Orange Bustle Dress

18th Century Redingcote

1840s Dotted Cotton Dress

1890s "Pumpkin" Gown

Heinrich Gold Foiled Dress

1915 Ribbon Embroidered Ensemble

1780s Robe a La Turque

An extravagant silk ensemble, based on paintings from the latter quarter of the 18th century. This gown is made from red silk taffeta, and paired with a gold silk underskirt. The gown is trimmed with painted gold trim, and embellished with hundred of sequins, beaded fringe, and yards upon yards of coordinating gimp to tie it all together.

1808 Inspired Seaweed Print Cotton Gown & Silk Trimmed Straw Hat

Based on an extant garment. Self drafted, and sewn by Angela Clayton.  The back is pieced with the famous "star" shape that was popular in the Regency era. Closes at center front with hooks and pins. Bodice is fully lined with cotton, and sleeves were set the period way, 

1840s Checked Silk Dress & Bonnet

18th Century Jumps & Underskirt

1890s Blouse & Skirt Set

Outlander Inspired Plaid Dress

Striped Edwardian Gown

Civil War Era Cotton Sateen Evening Gown

Velvet Cotehardie & Crown

1908 Inspired Seaweed Print Cotton Gown & Silk Trimmed Straw Hat

Based on an extant garment. Self drafted, and sewn by Angela Clayton.  The back is pieced with the famous "star" shape that was popular in the Regency era. Closes at center front with hooks and pins. Bodice is fully lined with cotton, and sleeves were set the period way,