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OUAT Belle Cosplay 6 by Lady-Lovelace OUAT Belle Cosplay 6 :iconlady-lovelace:Lady-Lovelace 10 1 OUAT Belle Cosplay 5 by Lady-Lovelace OUAT Belle Cosplay 5 :iconlady-lovelace:Lady-Lovelace 13 1 OUAT Belle Cosplay 4 by Lady-Lovelace OUAT Belle Cosplay 4 :iconlady-lovelace:Lady-Lovelace 12 2 OUAT Belle Cosplay 3 by Lady-Lovelace OUAT Belle Cosplay 3 :iconlady-lovelace:Lady-Lovelace 14 7 OUAT Belle Cosplay 2 by Lady-Lovelace OUAT Belle Cosplay 2 :iconlady-lovelace:Lady-Lovelace 12 2 OUAT Belle Cosplay by Lady-Lovelace OUAT Belle Cosplay :iconlady-lovelace:Lady-Lovelace 30 8 1812 Lace Insertion Gown... Again by Lady-Lovelace 1812 Lace Insertion Gown... Again :iconlady-lovelace:Lady-Lovelace 10 0 1812 Lace Insertion Gown, Back by Lady-Lovelace 1812 Lace Insertion Gown, Back :iconlady-lovelace:Lady-Lovelace 2 0 Insertion Close up by Lady-Lovelace Insertion Close up :iconlady-lovelace:Lady-Lovelace 0 1 1812 Lace Insertion Gown by Lady-Lovelace 1812 Lace Insertion Gown :iconlady-lovelace:Lady-Lovelace 5 0 1560s Gown with Partlet by Lady-Lovelace 1560s Gown with Partlet :iconlady-lovelace:Lady-Lovelace 36 3 1560s Gown at Faire by Lady-Lovelace 1560s Gown at Faire :iconlady-lovelace:Lady-Lovelace 139 12 1560s Gown, Close-up by Lady-Lovelace 1560s Gown, Close-up :iconlady-lovelace:Lady-Lovelace 65 2 1560s Gown by Lady-Lovelace 1560s Gown :iconlady-lovelace:Lady-Lovelace 59 2 History Lovers by Lady-Lovelace History Lovers :iconlady-lovelace:Lady-Lovelace 21 3 GG at Twilight by Lady-Lovelace GG at Twilight :iconlady-lovelace:Lady-Lovelace 11 1


You're gaze is very direct, Miss Eyre. by aberry89 You're gaze is very direct, Miss Eyre. :iconaberry89:aberry89 122 32 I Love Peas by Kawiku I Love Peas :iconkawiku:Kawiku 3,827 454 you promised forever. by Patatat you promised forever. :iconpatatat:Patatat 1,174 48 Apologies from a Stranger by Patatat Apologies from a Stranger :iconpatatat:Patatat 1,528 92 I trust you, mommy... by woxys I trust you, mommy... :iconwoxys:woxys 7,627 457 Aenima by witherlings Aenima :iconwitherlings:witherlings 19,427 1,058
Deviants re-create the past through fashion.
Since art has existed artists have drawn on the past to create their masterpieces.  Some paint, some draw, some create statues and some re-create the clothing.
Around the world today there are artists working on showing a past fashion through the construction of a garment.  Sometimes this is the reproduction of a surviving garment down to the thread count, sometimes they are simply trying to grasp the look of the period using modern techniques and materials and mostly they fall somewhere in between.  
Creating past fashion isn’t easy.  First you have to figure out what was worn.  Sometimes this isn’t too hard, you look at some photos, some surviving garments, you read some books, you talk to some people.  Sometimes it is very hard, perhaps there aren’t any surviving garments and maybe the art of the time doesn’t show what real people actually wore. Sometimes all the information is in a language you don
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a jolly nightmare by briannacherrygarcia a jolly nightmare :iconbriannacherrygarcia:briannacherrygarcia 11,712 1,116 wreck the halls by briannacherrygarcia wreck the halls :iconbriannacherrygarcia:briannacherrygarcia 8,957 490 Equitana stock 29 by Bundy-Stock Equitana stock 29 :iconbundy-stock:Bundy-Stock 1,209 89
Used to - 4-3-10
I used to love the rain.
It was a lonely love.
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Steampunk Outfit by WanderingWindward Steampunk Outfit :iconwanderingwindward:WanderingWindward 115 30 Kiss of Death by dogmadic Kiss of Death :icondogmadic:dogmadic 479 111 The Steampunk Artist by ghostfire The Steampunk Artist :iconghostfire:ghostfire 1,528 73 Front shot by ChasseNeige Front shot :iconchasseneige:ChasseNeige 36 24 White Dress and Fancy Decor by ChasseNeige White Dress and Fancy Decor :iconchasseneige:ChasseNeige 46 33



Hello everyone! As you can see, updating gets a little sparse around here... I still love looking at everyone's deviations and finding new favorites. I do, however, update a lot more often on my two blogs. So if you want to stay up to date with the crazy stuff I'm doing, visit me there!

I am now living in Michigan where I'll be doing a TON of War of 1812 reenacting. You can expect a lot more 1812/Regency stuff coming in the future... And also wedding stuff! Because I am insane and I am making my own dress! ;-)


United States
Young ladies should concern themselves with what is pretty. England is pretty... babies are pretty... some table linen can be very pretty...

Personal Quote: In every moment and every inch a lady.


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MahouShoujoIceStar Featured By Owner Apr 26, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Do yo have an etsy shop?
CraZfangirl Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
Hello Samantha! I've never met you personally, but my sister, Mary Emily, went to Athenaeum the same year as you. My mom and I always admired your hand-sewn gowns, and it's lovely to see all the other work you've done!
Anyway, hello :)
WatchingRaven Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
You make me miss faire! Having moved across country I cant hang out i the back of court anymore.
I love your costumes here, they are all well done :D
adelhaid Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2013  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Your dresses are so elegant
MoonShinersDaughter Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2012
I love your work! Your dresses are magnificent =)
VertFey Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2012
The work you do is incredible :)
Lebellefantome Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2012  Professional Artisan Crafter
Your dresses are the most beautiful I have seen on Deviantart! Keep up the fantastic work! :)
Lady-Lovelace Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2012
Thank you! You are too kind!
natachax Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2011
...And You are pretty! And I think words are not efficient to describe how much you are lovely.
I love your dresses, they are all beautiful.
Lady-Lovelace Featured By Owner Dec 5, 2011
Thank you so much for your sweet words! You are much to kind! *blush*
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