I think everyone who makes 18th century costumes develops their own petticoat-ing method, with their favourite stitches and order of assembly.
This week’s Rate the Dress is a 1780s frock which combines sleek taffeta and a smooth bodice with an abundance of poofs and frills. Â
I’ve been making a fabulously, floral-y, extremely exuberant Amalia Jacket. Here are all the construction details!