One Pattern for all your mid-Victorian skirt needs!
Possibly the most ubiquitous female garment in every time period is the skirt. The round skirts of the 1850s and 60s expanded to great widths. You need the right skirt to cover your petticoats and hoops. Our pattern includes day and evening skirt options for any mid-Victorian dress ensemble.
This pattern includes them all in their nearly infinite variety!
Based on original garments from the 1850s and the 1860s.
Fits all waist sizes
Also included are assembly instructions, embellishment suggestions, and the extensive historical notes you've come to expect from Reconstructing History.
Suggested Fabrics: cotton for day dress, silk for evening gown
Notions: thread; buttons, or hooks and eyes for front for closure; twill tape
Yardage Requirements: 4-6 yards of at least 40"/1m wide fabric