Pink (looked crimson in dim light), gold, purple satin thin brocade dress created with orange satin bertha and neck choker for October Gaskell's Victorian dance. For more modern look, orange bertha can be removed.
Items constructed for this costume:
BodiceSleeves bodice laces up back with yellow ribbon, self piping on top and bottom edges, sweetheart neckline. Orange satin bertha for Halloween/October Gaskell's. Orange bertha removed would make dress wearable to a modern formal.
Based from McCalls 2799
SkirtGathered skirt with a set waistband, back hook and eye closure, hidden side pockets, two one inch tucks near hem.
Length: approx 38"
Hem circumference: approx 119"