The Bustle Period is named after the dominant silhouette of the time. Bustle refers to the fullness in the back of woman. Different devices were used to create this look of extreme fullness in the back.
1883 - 1889 Fashion Plates and Illustrations of the Second Bustle Period
This is a linen and metal bustle of 1875-78. Bustles of the Bustle Period were worn underneath dresses to create fullness of the backside area.
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Home made bustle. Made this, it really works. Here is the url for the tutorial. http://motleymaker.blogspot.com/2010/12/1884-collapsible-wire-bustle.html
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