This is a Dress Diary for my 1530s Spanish Italian-Renn style Dress.
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|Posted on November 9, 2011 at 11:35 PM||comments (0)|
Here are the inspiration images for my Insanity.... Unfortunately, the color ones are not my pictures. I wasn't in the SCA yet when I saw the statue in person, and back then didn't realize I'd end up with the chance to MAKE this dress.
The statue is ca 1521 and is titled Isabel I . Queen of Castilla and Aragón by Felipe Vigarny.
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|Posted on November 9, 2011 at 11:45 AM||comments (0)|
Well, I've decided to start a "dress diary" for the dress I "lovingly" refer to as "My Insanity".
I lived in Granada, Spain for a semster in College, and fell in love with the history of the place. (so much so, that my SCA persona is from there). While at the Capilla Real (Royal Chapel) where Isabel and Fernando, The Catholic Monarchs, are buried (yes the ones that sent Columbus on that fateful trip), I noticed a statue t...Read Full Post »