How to make poufs for a bustle skirt. If we got he bustle route -- it looks like fashion in England in the was evenly mixed between bustles and hoop skirts. I'll have to do more research to find out if there are class implications.
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Victorian Steampunk Black Satin Corset with White & Black Bustle Skirt: corset is boned with steel boning. Has front busks (opening) and back lacing with 20 grommets. Skirt is taffeta Victorian damask black and white bustle skirt.