costume, historical costume, sewing

Me as Claire Fraser from Outlander

This was actually my Halloween costume from last year.  I’m dressed as Claire Randall Fraser from Outlander, in an 18th century robe de anglaise.  I wore it to a Halloween party that turned out to be a surprise wedding, and I had too much fun to get good pictures of the dress.  So, this post is all pics– other posts cover the construction and the undergarments.  The only thing I added to the costume was a rolled-up towel as a bum pad because I felt like I needed a bit more in the back.

 

 

2 thoughts on “Me as Claire Fraser from Outlander

  1. Beautiful. I want one but with a modern twist – the bottom half would be form fitting to the body. Wished I knew you, we’d be sewing buddies. I wonder if you like rug hooking.

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