I'm starting to get motivated to do more sewing despite all the home repairs I've been making. A few months ago I mentioned this little pink jacket I wanted to make for work. I finally started on it. No pattern, draped by me from rectangular pieces of taffeta. I'm quite pleased so far.
The inspiration: Portrait of M. Obleuhova 1855. vasily pukirev. russian From this site
The jacket I've started draping over the last few days