#fashion, Historical Costuming, sewing

Historical Costumes I Made in 2018

The first dress I made was a 1780's Italian style gown. I made it for historic fashion show I did at Stately Oak. This is started dipping my toe into the 18th century. Before this I had only made two other 18th century gowns, one was a working womens outfit, the other was a ball… Continue reading Historical Costumes I Made in 2018

Food

Colonial Cooking

Do you ever feel like you’re on your favorite TV show? Last month, at the Northeast Georgia History Center’s Family Day I got to cook in a cabin from the 1700’s, and I felt like I was on an episode of Cooking with Townsend and Son! The theme for this Family Day was Colonial Georgia.… Continue reading Colonial Cooking