Saturday, August 19, 2017

title pic Royal Wedding Gowns Through the Decades

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on May 19, 2017

As we’re less than one day away to Pippa Middleton’s wedding – the closest thing we’ve seen to a British royal wedding in over 6 years – I can’t help but think back to all the royal wedding dresses over the decades.  As we have no royal family in America, there’s something quite captivating about a […]

title pic Planning my “Royal Wedding”

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on August 14, 2015

A Victorian Royal Wedding It’s time for me to write about planning my wedding!!  My Victorian royal themed wedding, to be exact. With an ivory silk and lace ballgown that I made myself, and the two mothers in coordinating Victorian ballgowns, and music from royal weddings of recent years, and maybe with a piece or […]

title pic Vote for My Pink Ballgown in the Threads Sewing Competition!

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on January 28, 2015

Hi Ladies! If you’ve been following my blog for awhile, you probably remember the hand sewn Regency ballgown that I made to wear to the Grand Regency ball at the Jane Austen Festival in late 2013. (You can read all about how I sewed this garment here.)  Well, much to my surprise, this gown has […]