Anna Worden Bauersmith's Profile
I am often asked "how did I start sewing straw?"
Honestly, I have no idea. It really seems to have just happened. I went from digging for "artifacts" in the creek beds as a kid, to volunteering at the Genesee Country Village when I was eleven, to sewing my own reenacting clothes to this obsession with straw.
In my shop expect to see handmade items which have been well researched and are appropriate for living history activity. I strongly believe in recreating shapes that are as accurate as possible. If it is not correct, I will not offer it.
(I may soon begin to offer cosplay and steampunk millinery.)
ABOUT MY MILLINERY -
I focus on two types of historic millinery I enjoy offering: straw plait bonnets/hats and winter hoods/bonnets. I research the shapes, materials and…
- Joined June 9, 2011