Category Archives: Victorian Fashion

The Shape of the Times

By 1842, Victoria would have been, 23, and trying to appear very grown up. The skirts are widening (as are the hips and bust line after bearing two children), and do so even more in 1847 when she would have already had five children.

Raindrops and Roses

Once upon a ball. Romantic soft blue gown. The bodice skirt over the tulle tutu. Raindrops and Roses. Dress up