Red Silk Walking Dress

Front Back

Click to enlarge. Left: front view. Right: back view.

Patterns: Truly Victorian 1879 Cuirass Bodice, 1878 Tie-Back Underskirt, 1883 August Overskirt
Fabric and Materials: Dark red silk shantung, cotton twill lining
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Inspiration Photo
Click to enlarge. From Nancy Bradfield’s Costume in Detail.

Notes: Made June 2010.