Fort Fred

The day after the tea, we got dressed up and went to the 18th century market at Fort Fred! Late the next morning some of us headed up to Fort Fred for the 18th century market. I wore my new linen dress, one of the antique chemises, my hat from The Patriot, and the fichu from . Here we are … Continue Reading →


My new 18th century fan!

The fan is circa 1770, French. It’s painted silk with ivory sticks, leaf, spangles, and embroidery. This one from 1775 has sticks like mine… http://www.lecurieux.com/eca/eca0133.htm These are all the medium pics but in this set on Flickr, there are super big ones so you can see detail! The fan also came with a really nice frame, which I haven’t put … Continue Reading →