Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Sleeve Trim

The only real trim on this dress is on the sleeves. I found some great silk ribbon in the perfect shade of red. I looked through my copy of Marge Harding's Victoria's Trims: Victorian Ribbon Trims and Embellishments with Illustrations and Instructions. I wanted something fairly simple as the dress is simple. I chose the raised single box pleat. Here are the results:

1 comment:

Nancy said...

Gorgeous! And it looks like you're having fun, too.