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Danielle Fiore (Il Fiore Nero Costumery)
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Hi everyone! I'm Italian alternative model with a big passion for History, books and photography. I started my online business in 2013 and since then I sew gothic, fantasty and historical clothing.
Hi everyone! I'm Italian alternative model with a big passion for History, books and photography. I started my online business in 2013 and since then I sew gothic, fantasty and historical clothing.

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A 1750s Ikea floral caraco
New season, new project! Well, to be honest this one was started this winter but you know, I don't have lot of free time to sew for myself. If you read my previous post about 18th century fichus you may have noticed a new, lovely, floral caraco. I started i...
A 1750s Ikea floral caraco
A 1750s Ikea floral caraco
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A brief summary of 18th century fichus
If you're into 18th century costuming or reenactment, you may have heard of fichus also known as modesty scarf. These little, versatile piece of a woman's wardrobe was an essential accessory to fill/cover a bare neckline especially during the day. It could ...
A brief summary of 18th century fichus
A brief summary of 18th century fichus
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A 1750s brown linen caraco
Quite old project here, a creation I made last summer and I never wrote about! Shame on me! This little piece was a last minute project I made for an event last September but despite its simplicity, it turned out very well and it's lovely to wear.  Our even...
A 1750s brown linen caraco
A 1750s brown linen caraco
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Making a 1890s black outfit, part 1
Hi everyone! The holiday season has started and so this means I have some spare time to work on my personal projects. This time I'd like to introduce my 1890s black outfit. I'm new to late Victorian costuming (oh well, let's say I explored very few of it) a...
Making a 1890s black outfit, part 1
Making a 1890s black outfit, part 1
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1912 purple dress: worn and loved!
1912 purple dress: worn and loved!
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Making a 1910s velvet jacket
Hello guys! It's kinda unusual for me to write so many post in a month but I have a lot of new creations to share! As told in the previous posts I have been gifted with two of the Butterick Retro patterns last August. I made the 1912 dress and then I focuse...
Making a 1910s velvet jacket
Making a 1910s velvet jacket
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1912 purple dress: worn and loved!
Hello guys! In my previous post I talked about my new 1912 purple dress, all made of cotton using a Butterick #6093 pattern. Now that I made and wore the dress twice I can say I totally LOVE how it turned out!  But let's take a breath and start from the beg...
1912 purple dress: worn and loved!
1912 purple dress: worn and loved!
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Planning a purple 1912 dress with Butterick 6093
Hi everyone! Fall has finally come so it's time to think to incoming projects, such as heavier dress, coats and shawls. Awwwwwwww!! I love autumn so much!  So, next week or so I will attend a vintage event set in different eras and my group will be involved...
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Ancient Roman conference "The fer and the fury" for Imagines Project
This is one of the posts that mysteriously disappeared from my blog. I don't know what happened in the past month but more then 4 entries have been deleted, including the one about the latest event with IX Regio, so I have now to remember what I wrote and p...
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