Children with curled hair
Carte de visite by W. Morgenbier of Sheboygan, Wis. A pair of children with intricately curled hair, likely sister and brother, pose for the photographer. The boy gently touches the girls forearm. She grasps a china doll in her right arm. This image may not be reproduced by any means without permission.
Our family tries to shop as frugally as we can, but purchasing the cottage & traveling to-and fro between homes has made this an even bigger necessity. Convenience foods can seem "cheap and easy" at the time, but what a deception! Lacking in nutrition and sustenance, too often we're left hungry and out of $10+ (which could've been spent on "staple" ingredients for homemade (tastier) snacks. Here's what I try to do: *Freeze breadstick and pizza dough *Make pancakes the night before, then…
Mid 1800s toddler and girl's pinifore dresses.
Custom made historical children's clothing for boys and girls . Garments and clothing of the American Civil War (Confederate and Union), Victorian, 19th Century, Civil War, Old West and other eras. Custom sewed and made to your specifications, using 33+ years of experience.
Civil War Gown for Lydia
Just when you think you can't take anymore of certain time period/ project, a new one pops up to refresh and renew you. Isn't it awesome how that works out? I was terribly weary of making adult 1860's clothes and when a reenacting gentleman of our acquaintance brought up the possibility of me making a dress for his daughter, I was more than happy to leap at the opportunity. It was a quick little project to work up, but nonetheless fun. We did a quickie pattern drape last week and Lydia went…