Dress Pattern Antebellum Civil War Evening Draft 1859
Antebellum / Pre-Civil War Era
Lady's "Elegant Evening Dress" Draft Pattern!
Treasures Spiral Bound Republication™
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Up for bid is another marvelous Dakota Prairie Treasures Hardcopy
Republication™ for an Authentic Antebellum / Pre-Civil War Era Lady's Simply Elegant "Elegant Evening Dress" Draft
Pattern! Originally published in 1859 only one short year before the start of
the Civil War! What could be more darling for historical reenactment than this?
A lovely feminine Authentic Pre Civil War
Era Southern Belle's Party or Ball Dress Draft Pattern for you to recreate! As
you can see it has a lovely fit and drape and can be customized by you however
your needlework muse desires!
There are many types of materials, or combinations of such, that may make
a spectacular genuine clothing from this authentic Antebellum Era draft
pattern!Pretty for you,
pretty for gifts and pretty for posterity! (Original is not for sale)
What is a Draft Pattern? (Click to find out)
item is a great resource for those who are Antebellum, Civil War and Victorian
historical reenactment enthusiasts, opera, stage and theatre costumers, students
of historical clothing, fiber and textile arts,
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"It may be made in either silk or tarleton, or, in fact, of any
light material suitable for evening wear. The long lapels which cross in front,
and to which the upper skirt is looped, have a very tasteful effect. If the
material be silk, the bordering of these ay be pinked and worn with bows of
ribbon of the same color, or of black velvet. If the dress be made of tarleton,
these must be edged with blonde, with bows either of white or light colored
The ladies of earlier times put their hands to such marvelous
work and now you can too! This is a beautiful item and sure to delight you and
antique and vintage style fabrics, threads, braids, buttons, etc., can be found
on eBay quite readily. You just have to hunt a little bit! :) Or, of course, you
can utilize contemporary tools and materials found at a nearby fabric, craft or
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Pattern Republications™ for your creative needle
The item you will receive is representative of the types of
needlework expertise of earlier feminine American
culture! If you're into nostalgia like I am you will have hours of enjoyment
making and recreating this antique needlework items for yourself or others dear
to your heart just the way your great-great-grandmothers did!
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