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Regency Chemise

What's a historical outfit without proper era-accurate underpinnings?  This project, finished in 2017, was completely hand-stitched, following Sense & Sensibility's Regency Underthings pattern (details to follow.)  Here's a glimpse at the construction: There is something very satisfying about a flat-felled seam.  Scandalous! Pattern Used:  I used Sense & Sensibility's Regency Underthings pattern .  I had used it years ago to make a chemise in plain cotton and returned to it again because it's an easy pattern to follow, and, well, why buy a new pattern when you already have a good one?  Alterations to the pattern? The only change I made, if I remember right, was adding to the length.  I'm not sure why I decided to do that, but I did.   Fabric Used:  I used a light-weight linen fabric for ultimate breathability and historical accuracy.  The cording came from Burnley & Trowbridge.   Would you sew it again?  M

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