Historical Costume Contest winner announced

Earlier this year, Sandy Gowland of Old Time Patterns issued a challenge: create an historical costume. Some entrants used existing patterns, while others made their own. The winner was announced on May 25, 2013. The results can be viewed on the website.

Descriptions and photos are online from the following time periods:

  • Renaissance / Elizabethan Era - Pre - 1603
  • Colonial Era - 1600 - 1800
  • Regency Era - 1800 - 1820
  • Romantic Era - 1820 - 1837
  • Early Victorian - 1837 - 1860
  • Civil War Era - 1860 - 1865
  • Late Victorian - 1865 - 1901
  • Edwardian Era - 1901 - 1919
  • 1920's Era - 1920-1929