Monday, March 28, 2011

LBD Kirtle–Major Construction finished

Despite my best efforts to remain distracted by the internets, I was able to finish the main construction of the black kirtle.  The skirt is now fully attached, and the boning in place.

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Close up of the top stitching along the boning casing and skirt attachment.

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Poor Bertha is a bit too beefy, and the kirtle doesn’t close all the way, but you get the basic idea…….

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Now all that is left to do are the eyelets and whipping the skirt closed.  I don’t have any black buttonhole floss on hand, so this project is as finished as it’s going to be until I go shopping.

1 comment:

  1. Awesome! HRM is a lucky gal to get such garb.

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