The Victorian Costume

Added Oct 27, 2011

by lugreen

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The finished item: chemise, corset, petticoats, bloomers, fantail skirt, overskirt and boned jacket. I’ve listed some of the individual projects, here it is complete, all ready for Halloween!

The making of can be seen at http://makedoandblog.blogspot.com/p/victorian-costume-project.html.

Material Notes

cotton twill, cotton poplin, cotton, canvas, boning, satin ribbons, mother of pearl buttons, snaps

Difficulty

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Women
Garment Type
Costume

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    Oct 31, 2011, 03.02 AMby stitchikles

    This is stunning! Can’t wait to have a good look at the details on your blog.

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      Oct 31, 2011, 08.19 AMby lugreen

      thank you :)

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    Oct 27, 2011, 10.13 PMby thekarpster

    This is super lovely. I am obsessed with Late Victorian and I seriously want to jump into this dress right now. Great job!

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      Oct 30, 2011, 10.51 PMby lugreen

      thank you! it was a joy to make and wear.

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    Oct 27, 2011, 05.22 PMby lanternwaste33

    The bustle in the back is really cool. Nice job!

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      Oct 30, 2011, 10.52 PMby lugreen

      and so easy, a great Truly Victorian pattern, came together in an afternoon.

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    Oct 27, 2011, 12.07 PMby MissHickory

    Its amazing!!! great job…

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      Oct 30, 2011, 10.52 PMby lugreen

      Thank you :)

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