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6-15-11 - Elizabethan Gentleman's outfit
6-03-10 - Fontana's 'Portrait of a Noblewoman' gown!
5-01-10 - Adorable Children's Tudor Gowns!
4-25-10 - Elizabethan Wired Whisks! We're really excited about these - they take about 25 hours to make but are SO worth it if you're portraying the Queen.
1-22-10 - Heavily-Beaded Elizabethan Wedding gown
09-09-09 - A new Princess Elizabeth gown in the Tudor Section
09-06-09 - We have posted pictures of our version of the Catherine Parr Tudor gown!
08-09-09 - Children's Renaissance packages - designed to grow with your children!
07-19-09 - Alexandra's Gown
1-31-09 - We have the Effigy Corset!
1-28-09 - an Elizabethan standing ruff and supportasse!
1-9-09 - Happy New Year! We have a new cage crinoline and corded petticoat!
9-01-08 - Ophelia pictures are online!
8-20-08 - A new page featuring our line of Pre-Raphaelite gowns. We're in the process of adding "Ophelia" to the list. Pictures will be online within the week.
8-7-08 - Garment bags
7-8-08 - You asked for them, we found them! We've added a new artisan to the ranks at VMS, and are so pleased to offer several gorgeous new Medieval Wedding and Ritual Circlets.
6-1-08 - Our Mary I Tudor gown has been completed and pictures have been added to the site.
3/18/08 - A brand new Husqvarna Viking embroidery machine, capable of adding designs up to 14" x 12" has been added to our shop! Contact us today for a price estimate to create your perfect wedding gown with customized embroidery on it!
- SEVERAL new hat designs for our Elizabethan
5/25/07 - Two brand new original pirate bodice designs to go with the release of the new Pirates of the Caribbean movie!
4/5/07 - We've added a whole new batch of fabrics for bodices and gowns to the website. Our supply of brocades was becoming more and more limited, so we decided to seek a new vendor. These new fabrics are much more period correct and come in a wide variety of colors and patterns.
We also set up a tutorial on how to make your OWN kilt lifting kits! Let's see if we can start a trend with the whole blue ribbon idea!
11/20/06 - We made the gown last winter, but we finally have permission to post pictures of Hermione's Yule Ball Gown, as modeled by the lovely Rachel, and photographed by Consplayers.com
11/19/06 - New pictures of a WHITE version of the silk velvet Elven Wedding Gowns
10/15/06 - Elizabethan red linen petticoat for those who demand historical accuracy!
02/19/06 - We've lowered our cloak prices! Order now for HUGE savings!
02/19/16 - An accurate and very affordable The Accolade
02/14/06 - Happy Valentines Day! New, romantic Regency era gowns and underpinnings!
02/12/06 - A half dozen brand new Civil War era gowns and dresses.
01/14/06 - Happy New Year! We've got a new Civil War corset!
01/14/06 - A ton of new Civil War era clothes! All offered in historically accurate materials.
11/29/05 - A spectacular leather Porthos doublet ensemble!
11/03/05 - Finishing Touches, such as blind hems, covered grommets, modesty panels and lacers!
10/15/05 - Linen and wool cotehardies!
10/15/05 - A gorgeous historically accurate German Renaissance gown
10/15/05 - Historically accurate women's wool and linen stockings
8/07/05 - what you've been waiting for, FAIRY WINGS!
8/07/05 - pretty new jewels for the high court ladies!
8/07/05 - We've priced the Hindi Wedding gown from Moulin Rouge
8/07/05 - Men's Wedding Vests to match the bride's gown!
8/07/05 - a new bustle gown, just in time for those planning for a Dickens Christmas!
8/07/05 - Two new LOTR-inspired gowns! - the refugee dress and an all-silk Elven wedding gown!
8/07/05 - a Gabled Hood for our Tudor Ladies!
8/07/05 - four new corset styles!
8/07/05 - Cavalier Collars for Brave Musketeers!
7/17/05 - new shirt designs - and more to come next week!
17/17/05 - The richest, most lavish doublets available anywhere!
7/17/05 - We've got TIGHTS and CODPIECES for the bravest of manly-men!
7/08/05 - Hats like you've never seen! All throughout history, and historically accurate too!
7/08/05 - A bad-ass new Pirate Frock Coat - scroll down the page. It's the black and silver one.
7/01/05 - A new Asian-influence gown - simply divine.
6/18/05 - leather bodices have finally arrived!
6/17/05 - new Medieval gowns and dresses
6/16/05 - oh-so-delicious historical jewelry - adorn yourself for faire!
5/14/15 - another new pirate bodice - the Rochefort!
5/14/05 - Historically accurate women's Civil War clothing section has opened for business!
4/23/05 - Historical clothing patterns!
4/21/05 - An historical wedding bouquet department - under development
4/15/05 - We added the Peplum Bodice to our lineup of available bodices
3/21/05 - All new updated men's section! We'll expand this department over the year!
12/16/04 - A gorgeous reproduction gown from a Waterhouse Medieval painting.
09/22/04 - A new Victorian Maid historical reproduction ensemble
09/22/04 - Pictures of customer and friend Allison Smith's Rococo pannier gown!
03/31/04 - Our newest bodice: The Frock Coat Bodice, designed for those "Pirate" lasses!
01/11/04 - Three new Lord of the Rings-inspired gowns!
12/21/03 - We've added our own exclusive line of mix and match formal wear gowns - perfect for PROM and BRIDESMAID attire!
12/14/03 - More antique restored gowns! A new favorite silk Edwardian!
12/02/03 - Two gowns in our ready-to-wear section at phenomenally reduced prices!
12/01/03 - We've updated our antique restored gowns page with more pictures!
- We're starting to update our antique
restored gowns page!
11/06/03 - YUM! Two new Tudor Historical Reproductions Mary and Henry - magnificent!
11/01/03 - Halloween is OVER! we're back to our normal schedule!
18/22/03 - The Yuna Anime costume! Heavily embroidered.
8/18/03 - a brand new look with an easy-to-understand catalog! Give us your feeedback!
6/12/03 - a new page featuring the Very Merry Seamstress in the news! Click here for info!
6/12/03 - a new way to win free clothing! Click here for details!
5/29/03 - a brand new Scottish Budget Gown! Click here to see!
5/15/03 - The Stitch - my online journal. Keep tabs on gown progress, find out what I do during "off" time and take a fun, voyeuristic peek into my world! Updated as often as I think of it!
5/01/03 - Wizard of Oz, Wicked Witch!
4/15/03 - maternity bodices!
4/13/03 - A new, extremely accurate historical Reproduction Gown - the Lady Jane Grey
1/09/03 - A huge selection of embroidery designs was added to our embroidery library.