[HNW] Forepart

Alex Doyle garbaholic at sbcglobal.net
Mon Apr 5 13:15:50 PDT 2004

I'd suggest that the gown skirt have the guards around
the hem and on both sides of the front openning, but
that said openning would be worn closed, with little
half bows and agilets
--- "Genie L. Barrett" <genie at jb-av.com> wrote:
> Does anyone have any ideas on making a forepart that
> would go with this dress?
> http://costume.dm.net/gallery/images/orangegirl.jpg
> I have been looking,  and have Arnold's Pof F
> 1560-1620, and there are a 
> few examples there, but most of the stuff I've seen
> has the forepart match 
> the sleeves.  My concern with that would be that it
> would get rather 
> monotonous to see those flowers below as well as
> above.
> I'm hoping to post pictures soon, but i'm done with
> one sleeve (except the 
> jems in the centers of the flowers) and into the
> third row of the 
> second.  Hope to have them up soon.
> Thanks ahead, Genie
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