This post will help you to decide if you need an elliptical cage crinoline to wear under your bridal and formals,Victorian,Dickens,Civil War,Marie Antoinette,French Colonial, period historical costumes,dresses and gowns.
- The photo on the left shows the cage crinoline without a bustle pillow pad.
- The photo in the right shows the cage crinoline with the bustle pad.
- The photo on bottom left shows a burgundy black 2 toned shot taffeta bustle skirt with a 3 foot train.
Right sided picture shows a bustle pad pillow is resting over the back hip area under the cage crinoline. The pad supports the weight of the cage crinoline, and dramatically raises the cage to a higher projection toward the back. If you have a true bustle dress or historical dress ,or wedding dress with a lengthy train at the back, this cage could bring your dress or gown to the magical look that you are expecting.