My new obsession: Costume Provençal

A few months back, I asked on my Facebook page if any of you had references about the traditional costume worn in Provence. When I was a little girl, my mom brought back half a dozen dolls dressed in various traditional regional costumes of France. The Provençal costume wasn’t part of the bunch, but through…

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I just wanted to share the quick project I worked on this morning. This dress was made with the Sense & Sensibility “Elegant Lady’s Closet” pattern (drawstring bodice with elbow-length sleeves).  My fabric is a vintage cotton print “tissu provençal” (Provence fabric) that is traditional in the South of France. Surely not historically accurate at…

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