- Written by Bobbie Kalben
A close look at an authentic Victorian dress, with many photos, construction and sewing details, and fashion plates of the time.
Wonderful! This gave me an "ah hah!" moment when I read about the button and buttonholes did not go up to the neck to allow for a brooch to be pinned on. I've had trouble pinning my brooch on just for that reason, the button was in the way. I love learning little tricks like this, however minor it is.