Archive for December, 2015

For the Fort Nisqually Christmas event I decided I wanted to have a new outfit. (No surprise) I had been working on a knit lace collar and decided a wool dress would look great with the white collar. When I saw this fabric online I knew I had to have it. The dress is made with a black sheer wool voile. It has a windowpane weave and  bishop sleeves. The front closes with hook and eyes.


The collar is knit from white cotton thread. It felt like a never ending  process when knitting but was well worth it in the end. It is nice to have a “good” dress for when I volunteer at Fort Nisqually. I have plans to dress it up with a colored silk belt.


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