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Taffeta Pirate Gown

Added Jul 23, 2011

by katexxxxxx

Sittingbourne, U...






A taffeta gown with matching watered taffeta petticoat. The gown has stitched eyelets, a boned front opening, and side seam pockets. The bodice is fully lined.

The petticoat is made in early 18th C style with side slits to access separate pockets tied round the waist.

Material Notes

The taffeta was remarkably easy to work with!




Garment Type
Cotton, Polyester

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    Jul 30, 2011, 02.38 AMby nessys

    Just beautiful – that colour is so lovely. You could make a matching eye patch for an even more pirate look! That would be really cool for a lady pirate! xxxx

  • Chloebluebonnets_large

    Jul 24, 2011, 01.32 AMby MissHickory

    the mint is so prefect!!!! i don’t see a pirate in this gown!!!

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      Jul 24, 2011, 09.05 AMby katexxxxxx

      More teal green than mint in RL. Called this after my deep purply one, which is a simplified version of the one Barbosa gave Elizabeth Swann to wear…

      Glad you like it. :)

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    Jul 23, 2011, 08.08 PMby momsgotanewhobby

    LOVE this, it looks wonderful. You are inspiring me for Halloween!

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      Jul 23, 2011, 09.08 PMby katexxxxxx

      Thank you. Fun to make. :)

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