1885's Victorian Long Bustle Era Coat

1885's Victorian Long Bustle Era Coat

Description

Long black woollen coat from brocade fabric with velvet collar, vintage black muff and decorated bowler hat.

Inspiration

1885's Victorian Long Bustle Era Coat
Dolman by Emile Pingat, 1888-1890 The Metropolitan Museum of Art


Victorian ladies wearing bowler hats.

Patterns used

Truly Victorian #560, Late bustle coat

Alternate views




Wearing a small, red velvet with black decorations, late victorian bonnet.

Costume made in 2009.