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A note about Hoops: No standard hoop will be the right length for every one. If the hoop slip is too long for you you can make horizontal tucks to shorten it. Use one of more tucks to adjust to the length you need.

In general, for a small skirt the circumference of the skirt bottom should be about 50% of your height. For a large skirt the circumference of the skirt bottom should be about 70% of your height.

Please use the measurement guide below to help determine the size for your Civil War blouse, chemise, and panatloons. 
 
To measure you Bust, measure around the fullest part of your bust at the nipples; measure all the way around your front and back.
To measure you WaistMeasure around your waist at the navel while relaxed. DON'T "SUCK IN" YOUR WAIST!

The following measurements are in inches:

Size Bust Waist Hip
6 32 25 34
8 34 26 36
10 36 28 38
12 39 31 41
14 42 34 44
16 44 38 46
18 46 40 48
20 48 42 50
22 50 44 52
24 52 46 54

 

 


$39.95

Ladies chemises were designed to worn off the shoulder so as not to interfere with or show under dresses. This chemise is made of comfortable cotton.  It has a decorative neckline and ribbon tie. The cap sleeve also has decorative band. The chemise falls to just below the knee. White. If you wear a corset it should be worn over the chemise because it is much easier to wash the chemise than the corset.

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Proudly Made in USA in the Great State of Idaho.


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$34.95

Pantaloons are an essential garment in the ladies wardrobe. Not only do they provide modesty should the skirt fly up when dancing or due to wind, they also add warmth and bug protection under the airy hoop.

These pantaloons are made of comfortable cotton. The authentic pattern is a crotchless style constructed as two open seamed legs, ending below the knee, attached by a waistband. They feature a decorative hem and ribbon ties. White.

The crotchless style enables ease when nature calls and are especially a benefit when managing skirt, petticoat, and hoop in the porta-potties found at events.

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Proudly Made in USA in the great state of Idaho.


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$165.95

This period correct corset is made of shaped panels with no gussets and is very comfortable. The corset body is made of cotton and the edges, top, and bottom are bound with cotton edge binding. The boning is steel. The two-piece grommets are spaced 1" apart so there are no uncomfortable pressure points on your back. The two-piece steel busk results in a softer, more subtle shape.

The corset is not used to get a thin waistline or to provide a busty boost. The intent of the corset is to provide a smooth line from the waist to the bust and provide the correct understructure shape for your ensemble.

The corset should be worn over you chemise as it is much easier to wash a chemise. Do not wash your corset. If you absolutely must wash it, hand wash, in cold water, with mild soap and line dry.

As each corset is custom made to fit you, please allow 4-6 weeks for completion. 

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We need specific measurements from you to ensure proper fit of your corset. Please provide the following:
 - Bust measurement across the nipples
 - Bra cup size
 - Chest measurement below the bust
 - Waist measurement
 - Hip measurement at the top of the hip bone
 - Arm pit to waist length
 - Waist to the top of hip bone length
 - Center of bust at your nipples to waist
 
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Proudly Made in USA in the Great State of Idaho.


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$44.95

Cotton four bone hoop skirt has a drawstring waist for a 'custom' fit. Bottom hoop has maximum 119 inch circumference.

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$51.95

Cotton five bone hoop skirt has a drawstring waist for a 'custom' fit. Bottom hoop has maximum 149 inch circumference.

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$56.95

Cotton six bone hoop skirt has a drawstring waist for a 'custom' fit. Bottom hoop has maximum 119 inch circumference.

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$74.95

Cotton four bone hoop skirt has a drawstring waist for a 'custom' fit. The skirt has three rows of gathered cotton fabric to hide the hoops. Bottom hoop has maximum 119 inch circumference.

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$79.95

Extra full cotton four bone hoop skirt has a drawstring waist for a 'custom' fit. The skirt has three rows of gathered cotton fabric to hide the hoops. Bottom hoop has maximum 149 inch circumference.

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$84.95

Cotton six bone hoop skirt has a drawstring waist for a 'custom' fit. The skirt has five rows of gathered cotton fabric to hide the hoops. Bottom hoop has maximum 119 inch circumference.

Select size based upon waist size.

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$94.95

Extra full cotton six bone hoop skirt has a drawstring waist for a 'custom' fit. The skirt has five rows of gathered cotton fabric to hide the hoops. Bottom hoop has maximum 149 inch circumference.

Select size based upon waist size.

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Ladies Garters
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