[HNW] embroidered gentlemans waistcoat of the year1766

Kari Wilson milisent at webworldinc.com
Thu Jan 22 07:28:57 PST 2004

Bjarne, Like always you do such beautiful work!!

Bjarne og Leif Drews wrote:
> Hi,
> Finally i can present to you the left finished side of the embroidered
> waistcoat after Gustav III's wedding suit.
> It is embroidered with pipers silk floss and embellished with silver
> spangels, the smallest you can get.
> There also are the 2 pocket flaps.
> It has taken me months to make it.
> You can notice in the big pictures, that i didnt embroider the places
> where the button holes are to be.
> When this is completely finished ( the left pocket flap is not finished)
> i shall start to make the left jacket piece. This is the one wich is
> going to be embroidered with silk chenille.
> I beg you to forgive the bad light in the pictures, but winter in
> Denmark is very dark.
> The waistcoat is made of silk duchesse satin.
> http://www.my-drewscostumes.dk/chenillesuit.htm
> Bjarne
> Leif og Bjarne Drews
> www.my-drewscostumes.dk <http://www.my-drewscostumes.dk>
> http://home0.inet.tele.dk/drewscph/
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