*Made in high quality silk satin (from James Hare),
*The skirt is unlined with cotton and sports a decorative chantilly lace anda ribbon decoration. It will need to be work on an elliptical crioline cage ( available in a separate listing.) and a petticoat or two.
* A fitted eveing bodice lined with cotton, with an elaborate bertha with lace, bows, pleating and piping, with short puff sleeves. The bodice is boned with synthetic whalebone and steel bones. It closes at the back with lacing ( handstitched eyelets) with a lace, allowing for some size flexibility.
For the day wear, there is a spanish jacket decorated with antique lace and a Swiss waist in silk taffeta, laced at the back.
To achieve the typical silhouette, the ensemble should be worn over a corset!
the white blouse is not included, but the homemade little hat is.
bodice closes at :
waist: 30" .
armpit to waist - 7.5"
Skirts: waistaband closes with hooks and bars at 30"
Here show on a size 12/14, 5ft 7in tall ( 169cm)
Bespoke gowns like this ine start from £750 labour plus fabric.
Overseas customers, please choose the big parcel shipping option - if the shipping turns out to be less, the difference will be refunded.
Instalment plans possible, please contact for details!