Blue Silk Open Robe

Front Back
Open Robe Dress U

Click to enlarge via Flickr. Top left: front view. Right: back view. Bottom left: first wearing at a card party in February 2013. Bottom right: wearing at Dress U in June 2013.

Pattern: Period Impressions Bib Front, modified to be an open robe, the same modifications used for my red printed cotton open robe
Fabric: Lightweight silk taffeta for the fashion fabric, linen for the lining, cotton and silk thread
Blog Posts: Here

Notes: Begun around May 2012, finished February 2013. This fabric was originally supposed to be an 18th C jacket, but I decided that its light weight made it better for a regency era gown.

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