Tag: costume

Regency Shoes

This is one of my series of Regency posts, the introduction of which you can find here.

Shoes is probably going to be the shortest Regency post I’m going to construct, one because I’ve never really had a fondness of shoes, and two there’s a very limited amount that they wore in that era. (more…)

Regency Bonnets

This is one of my series of Regency posts, the introduction of which you can find here.

Bonnets can be fun as there was so much variety and colour in Regency bonnets, not to mention bows, lace and even fake fruit! I’m no milliner so everything I’m looking at will be pretty basic, unless I’m feeling wistful. (more…)

Regency Undergarments

This is one of my series of Regency posts, the introduction of which you can find here.

Regency undergarments are a little bit more difficult as there were hardly any fashion plates, so the only information I’m getting is from reproductions and antiques that have survived from the period. (more…)

Jane Austen Festival 2016 

This was my first year attending the Jane Austen Festival in Bath thanks to my foresight in actually creating a costume in time for the promenade, and I have to say that I’m upset it didn’t last for longer! I was off to uni before the end of the ten days however, so couldn’t have done much more, despite desperately wanting to.

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