Added Oct 17, 2011
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18th Century Pirate Captain Costume – Sexy!
The costume is a one-piece dress that zippers up the back.
Dress is designed to look like a jacket over a dress. Made from cobalt blue and silver satin. Corset bodice is made from silver satin with an overlay of black and white embroidered lace, embellished with crystals. Ruffled off-the-shoulder sleeves are attached to bodice. Skirt consists of 4 layers of gathered ruffles. Dress zippers up the back.
Choker is satin with vintage brooch attached.
Costume is complete with matching tie-on wrist cuffs.
This fabric is not standard costume fabric. It is higher quality satin usually used in formal gowns.
satin buttons thread zipper applique lining cotton trim elastic chiffon lace brooch
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