“During the early 18th century there emerged a highly romanticised view of country life as being free of the rules and regulations that ruled the court, with the sheperds and sheperdesses, nymphs and fauns of ancient Greek legend as a model.” (read more here: http://www.marquise.de/en/1700/about17.shtml) A couple of weeks ago, I had my mind set…

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After a too-long forced sewing break, I sat at my sewing machine again and somehow managed to make a complete Regency outfit (including underpinnings!) in less than 2 weeks. I was so hyperfocused sometimes that I’d realise by mid-afternoon that I hadn’t been eating or drinking anything 🤣 I worked with the Regency wardrobe pattern…

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