If you don't know about the Aesthetic Movement during the 1800's then you won't understand why ancient and medieval designs are on my site.... you're missing out! I have a few older posts about it if you care to read on here, here, here, and here
So I've been trying to recreate jewelry designs that are inspired from ancient times, here are a few
I saw this necklace at this site and was inspired to make this pair
Also working on a hooded robe, I used a simple medieval pattern. I found a great version of this pattern here this site has a lot of nice pieces.
Here you can see the armpit gussets typical of a medieval garment pattern as far as I've discovered...
Thursday, November 15, 2012
Custom design made recently for someone. Machine embroidered raven sitting in a frame, with roses on netting pocket trim and pleated trim for edges.