Bustle day dress made for Greater Bay Area Costumers Guild Tissot Bustle Picnic at Ardenwood in June 2013.
At least, three of us had dresses from the same pattern.
Without proper skirt supports and petticoats:
Inside of bodice
Skirt has white and yellow lining fabrics where it is hidden under the polonaise. Fashion fabric ruffles cut on the bias.
Without proper skirt supports and petticoats
Bustle hat was made by Lynne Taylor. The "straw" hat is actually a covered buckram and millinery wire base hat made to look like a straw hat.
Completed: June 2013