Friday, March 24, 2017

title pic Our Wedding – Part 2! Official Portraits

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on December 9, 2015

Lars and Katrina 2015 – Our Victorian “Royal” Wedding I’m so thrilled to share the official portraits from our pre-wedding photographs!  My favorites of Lars and I were actually taken after the wedding, so there will be more coming later! Last time I shared a list of all our vendors (including my amazing makeup artist and […]

title pic First Ladies’ Gown Collection at the National History Museum

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on June 10, 2013

The First Ladies’ Gown Exhibit at the Smithsonian, Washington, D.C. On my recent costume trip to Washington, D.C., I spent some wonderful moments  at the National History Museum in my favorite exhibit of all – The First Ladies’ Gown exhibit!  Filled with inaugural ball gowns, sumptous dinner dresses, and stately suits, this magnificent collection of garments […]

title pic Edwardian Fashion Exhibit at the DAR Museum, Part 2

Posted by Edelweiss Patterns on May 5, 2013

Hello, Ladies! A few weeks ago I shared some initial pictures of the Edwardian gowns I viewed at the Daughters of the American Revolution Museum, so now here’s Part 2 of the gorgeous dresses from their “New Woman” exhibit!  This “New Woman Exhibit” focuses on the fashions from the 1890s through the early 19-teens, and portrays […]