The front of the bonnet, seen from slightly below.

Quickie Regency Bonnet

Calling this a demo might be a bit optimistic, since I don’t seem to have as many pictures lying around … More

finished busk

Inserting a Two-Part Busk

The first steel, front-fastening busk was invented in 1829. (Waugh, 79) They’re nifty little beasties, especially at the end of … More

finished gusset, outside

Setting a Gusset

So, I’m making up a Regency style corset and it has gussets at the bust and hip to give it … More