Mourning Society Members
Jeanne Spencer - I enjoy making historical clothing for Regency era and have ventured into late Edwardian pieces - Jjemspencer@gmail.com
Tracy Ramlow - I am new to reenacting but not sewing, feel free to check out my profile on LinkedIn, or my Facebook page Prettydark
Online Shops and Retailers
RedThreaded - In stock and custom corsets - Victorian, S-Bend and Straight Line available
American Duchess - Reproduction shoes and silk stockings
Fugawee Corp - Reproduction shoes
Originals by Kay - Quality Corsetry & Reproduction Victorian Clothing
Civil War Lady - Dresses, underpinnings, bonnets and accessories
Sock Dreams - Wool and cotton stockings
Blue Belle Bonnets - 1860s drawn, straw and quilted bonnets
Timely Tresses - Completed bonnets, bonnet kits and supplies
Pattern and Fabric Resources
Great Bay Area Pattern Review - has good technical information and reviews about patterns, like pros/cons, etc.
Fashion Fabrics Club - check for advice with the group if you are not sure about the accuracy of a fabric choce.
Wearing History - 1900-1910 era lady's clothing patterns
Truly Victorian - Patterns for many eras - 1830 - 1914 - for both men and women's clothing and underpinnings
Denise Nadine Designs - Bonnet Kits and other period hat supplies
Helpful Facebook Groups and Online Resources
Mourning Society of St Louis - Private member group
Civil War Reenacting for Beginners - A great place to ask for advice and check out what other people are up to
The Civilian Civil War Closet - Dedicated to the discussion, exploration, and selling of all things American Civil War Civilian
Portraying Men of the mid-19th Century - A place for fellas to talk about, share tips & tricks, kvetch, and get feedback on impressions/portrayal of non-military men of the mid-19th century.
Local Vintage Clothing Shops and Costume Rental - For Early 20th Century
The Vintage Haberdashery - Vintage clothing and accessories retail and clothing rental services ranging from 1890's through the 1980's.
Retro 101 - Vintage clothing from the 20's thru 80's
Ruth's Vintage - Carries an extensive inventory of Vintage clothing, scarfs, ties, hats, hat pins, buttons, jewelry, shoes along with material and vintage patterns
Parsimonia - Vintage clothing and accessories from the 1950's and 60's
Remember Me Vintage Clothing & Costumes - Vintage clothing and costumes - retail and rental
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