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Steampunk Victorian Prom Dress

Added May 29, 2013

by Kat Casale

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Description

I custom made this blue and silver Victorian-style dress for my cousin’s prom.

Material Notes

Turned out pretty well, though in hindsight I would have not used bias tape for the straight trim on the corset, and I would have used 2 layers of a lighter interfacing rather than 1 layer of the super-stiff stuff. Poly taffeta, poly satin for bias binding on corset.

Difficulty

Advanced

Categories

Season
Spring, Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Costume
Style
Evening Wear, Goth/Gothic Lolita, Steampunk, Victorian
Material
Polyester, Satin, Silk, Taffeta

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    May 29, 2013, 09.12 PMby Eliza Gray

    Incredible!

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    May 29, 2013, 07.40 AMby kihli

    What a fantastic dress! I like all about it: the style, color, and the skillful construction! Gorgeous!

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    May 29, 2013, 05.21 AMby Mary Athey

    It’s stunning, what a fabulous creation. I bet your cousin was the Belle of the ball in this x

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