Sewing Pattern – 1854 Flounced Skirt Pattern. This pattern is “one size fits all”, the waist can be pleated to fit any given measurement. Flounced skirts were the height of fashion throughout the 1850’s. The number of flounces on a skirt varied, as did the size of the flounces. The Four flounce skirt was a favorite from 1854-56, but examples are seen as early as 1853 and as late as 1858. Also popular was a Three Flounced skirt, which is the same shape as the Four, but the top flounce is omitted. This version is seen as early as 1843, and as late as 1859.
Used for both day dresses and ball gowns, the flounced skirt is universal throughout the period. Examples of fabrics used range from heavy plush, wool, and silk, to sheer fabrics and prints.
This pattern fits best over TV142 – 1856 Walking Cage Crinoline. But the pattern creator has also have given instructions for adapting this pattern to fit over TV141- 1858 Round Cage Crinoline. The closure is in the center back, and the skirt is gauged onto the waistband. The flounces are gathered onto a cord. Shown at right as a petticoat over TV142. Yardage – 9 1/4 Yards to 13 Yards based on number of flounces and size of hoop. Daniel Craig, Colonel Woodrow Dolarhyde, Harrison Ford, Ella, Percy Dolarhyde, Black Knife, Doc, Nat Colorado, Sheriff Taggart and Meacham. Cowboys & Aliens Costume. Cowboys vs Aliens, Cowboys & Aliens. Makes great costumes for such western stars and films as James Arness, Gene Autry, Amanda Blake, Miss Kitty, Peter Breck, the Big Valley, Harry Carey, Chuck Connors , Lucas McCain, the Rifleman, Gary Cooper, High Noon, Dale Evans, Roy Rogers, Glenn Ford, James Garner, Maverick, The Lone Ranger, Tom Mix, Audie Murphy, Dorothy Page, Slim Pickens, The Cisco Kid, Tex Ritter, Randolph Scott, John Wayne, the Virginian, Clint Eastwood, Outlaw Josey Wales, Dances with Wolves, Unforgiven, Jonah Hex, True Grit, Maverick, Wyatt Earp, Desperado, Purgatory, Appaloosa, Dead Wood, 3:10 to Yuma, and Open Range.
Sewing Pattern – 1854 Flounced Skirt Pattern. This pattern is “one size fits all”, the waist can be pleated to fit any given measurement.
Great for Victorian, Edwardian, Western, SASS, Wild West, Western Expansion, Civil War and modern sewing Impressiosn
Excellent for Victorian Dresses, Victorian Blouses, Wild West Dresses, Western Expansion Dresses and Blouses, SASS Impressiosn
Excellent for SASS, Western Expansion, Steampunk Costume, Steampunk Wild Wild West Costume
Wonderful for SASS living history events, SASS reenactments SASS Wild West events, Victorian Living history events.