How to make a steampunk utility belt from Susan Dennard - with a quick raid of a junk store for a purse with pouches and a belt, some safety pins, some embellishments, and a savvy sense of style. Put it on top of a classy Victorian outfit, and you have outstanding style.
Day dress ca. 1880. Silk & alpaca. Long bodice in cream with blue striped silk. Faux vest, stand collar, and shaped cuff of straw-colored dobby weave. Heavy blue silk braided front laces, faux back laces and cuff decoration; flannel lining. Slightly trained full skirt with back ruching. Stiffened hem has deep ruffle trimmed with 3 dobby bands. Lined in glazed cotton. Whitaker Auctions