More ideas from Mavka
Undergarments, 1880s. Many layers were required to achieve the well-upholstered look of the Victorian lady. Washable cotton next to the skin protected finer outer fabrics.

Natural form skirt supports, looks like transition period with a little bustle, but most emphasis on supporting the lower skirts/train.

1880s fashion plate, beautiful striped dress from the 2nd bustle period. Also lovely as steampunk inspiration.

La France Elegant et Paris Elegant Reunis. fashion plate, beautiful striped dress from the bustle period.