Feathers and corset are at the ready:
Buying paper scroll and pens:
The actual writing finally starts!
Gladwin comes to visit:
The cold doesn't deter me:
Gladwin wants attention:
Completed writing, 3 metres long:
Cutting into pieces for scanning:
Organised pieces after scanning:
The next step was puzzling together on Photoshop, editing out cutting lines, smoothening connections, erasing dirt etc. The huge file was then formatted, uploaded, and the fabric print ordered.
After over a month the fabric finally arrives!
Printed script fabric:
Measuring and preparing the pattern (already having done a try out with different fabric):
Sewing in white linen pleat underskirt to give it volume and weight:
Front view of skirt:
Back view of skirt:
The whole outfit laid out, including feathers, black corset, feathered mask and completed neckline:
Trying on the whole outfit:
And last but not least, wearing it to the Alice in Wonderland Tea Party: