I'm pretty sure I'm not the only sewist with an enduring fascination for the ill-fated youngest daughter of Austrian Empress Maria Theresa.
|Thanks to Babylon Baroque for posting this lovely image of Marie Antoinette in one of her Court Dresses|
Still, every time I've tripped back in time (those Period Pilots weekend specials are just too good a deal to pass up!) and spy Marie Antoinette in one of those luxurious rich fabrics, I head straight for my fabric stash when I get home. Surely I could pull off that heavily embroidered satin'y look in a nicely fitted blouse. Wouldn't it look great over jeans? I know I've got a $6.99 a yard brocade somewhere in here...
(To Be Continued)