Standing Ruff Tutorial. This is for the ruff only, the wire support is not included (I didn’t take pics while I made that) The crinoline I use is not the same as tulle. It’s found in the utility fabric section at Joanns. This is a great tool for calculating the yardage you will need. http://www.elizabethancostume.net/ruffcalc.html
This is my first sewing tutorial…and my first video tutorial. so sorry in advance is it’s hard to follow. The video is especially rough, but it come with bonus cat time.
"The Cholmondeley Ladies", an amazing elizabethan era portrait of sisters who were "born the same day, married the same day, and brought to bed the same day" as the inscription says. Shown at the Tate Gallery