Added Oct 20, 2011
This pirate costume has been a couple of years in the making, the last item, the frock coat, is now finished and now ready fro Halloween here in the caribbean!
The dress is had dyed muslin and a standard nightdress pattern was used. The corset (which is reversible) was cut from two different brocade prints. The frock coat (simplicity 4923) is faux velvet trimmed in brocade ribbon.
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