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A visit to the Jane Austen Festival

Posted by kerstin on March 25, 2018
Category : Allgemein

Ah yes – a real Janeite knows that Bath wasn´t a favorite of Miss Austen at all, but since 2001 a small group of enthusiasts organizes a 10 days Festival that is nothing to sneeze at. From 2013 I pilgrimaged there with various travel companions. Last year the lovely Senta – one half of the Austensisters – set out in the early hours of Sept. 7th to travel to London. From there with stagecoach overland

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Alvine needs a chemisette

Posted by kerstin on December 17, 2017
Category : Allgemein

Do you know that process when you keep staring at a picture focusing the main content and slowly everything else begins to look appealing? Well that happened with the presentation of the lovely gown at the Manchester Museum in my previous post. With time I couldn´t imagine the gown without that delicate chemisette anymore and so I went and sew. Like many Regency – Sewing – Enthusiasts i own the pattern collection called regency wardrobe

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A Comeback in seven parts – part 1

Posted by kerstin on November 26, 2017
Category : Allgemein

No, i will not come up with fuzzy excuses.Instead i solemnly declare myself guilty. Guilty of falling down a rabbithole of somewhat epic dimensions. In that rabbit hole the layers of the earth shifted, time expanded and shrunk in one wink, I was swallowed by the jaws of daily work routine, than events happened, a wedding anniversary happened, summer came and went, my hair grew, my sewing skills also and in between I worshipped the

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