Truly Victorian TV170 Victorian Petticoats Pattern
Suitable for 1870 to very late 1890s
1870-1876 - Early bustle
This version is a full flounced petticoat with extra length in the back to fit over a bustle.
1877-1882 - Natural Form
This version has a slim front and does not fit over a bustle. Suitable for under Tie-Back style skirts. Also works well for 1890-1891 slim skirts.
1883-1889 - Late Bustle
This petticoat has the slim front needed for this era, plus has a full back with extra length to fit over a bustle.
1890-1897 - Bell Epoch
This skirt has the full front needed to hold the wide skirts fashionable during this period. Does not fit over a bustle.
Hook and eye closures; 1.5 yards tie strings (may use ribbon, string, tapes, etc.)
Have fun with this pattern! Explore the huge variety of quilting cottons available and make your petticoat both fun to make and wear!
Learn more about petticoats in the Passionate About Petticoats online class. This pattern is used in the sewing tutorials, so you can make up lots of pretty petticoats!