Making a dress longer: cut a strip off the bottom of the dress, add three other strips of fabric to the bottom,, add the original color strip back on. have to do this to a few of my dresses, never thought about doing it like this!
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.
It takes only 5 minutes to make the 5 Minute Skirt, a free, easy sewing pattern for beginners. Whether you're in a hurry to get somewhere or you don't have time for a huge project, the 5 Minute Skirt is the perfect solution.