Historical · The Making Of

✂ Making Victorian Dragonair: Part 3 – The Skirt & Bertha ✂

Apologies for the long wait– but we’ve finally reached the last post on this costume! If you haven’t already, I suggest checking out part one and part two. Last time the bodice was left with an unfinished neckline, but I was completely tired of hand sewing and detail work at that point so I switched to working on the skirt.… Continue reading ✂ Making Victorian Dragonair: Part 3 – The Skirt & Bertha ✂

Historical · The Making Of

✂ Making Victorian Dragonair: Part 2 – The Bodice ✂

Here we go with part 2 of Victorian Dragonair! Fun fact: this wasn’t intended to be a cosplay in the beginning, simply a semi-accurate 1860s evening gown, but in order to enter the SacAnime Masquerade the costume needed to be based on Japanese pop culture. Accordingly, I chose Dragonair, a Pokemon with a similar color scheme, and added little… Continue reading ✂ Making Victorian Dragonair: Part 2 – The Bodice ✂