The front panels are sewn to the back panels. The waistband is sewn in but isn’t turned yet. And the rigging – one of my favorite parts – is done.
The skirt is looking pretty all on its own. It needs to be hemmed and trimmed, and will be topped with the plaid polonaise.
I have other stuff to do for a day or two, so she’ll have to wait in some dark corner for a while.
So far, though, I think this skirt is the best yet. Wait until you see what’s coming. I know. Skirts can be so exciting!
And, so many metaphors can be made with historical costuming about the various aspects of the universe. I could come forth with dozens here on the spot. If they paid me for each, I would surely be rich.
Now everyone go do something productive.