I have to admit that, after thinking about it a little, I was hard on Isabelle Fischel from The Dwelling Place. Sure, she was nuts, but let’s just review:
Wearing this dress meant slapping this thing on every day:
I KNOW, RIGHT?
First of all, this thing went on after you put on your shift (or chemise, in my tortured parlance), and beneath the waistband you can see the corset, which your internal organs probably just LOVED.
(ETA: I seriously cannot tell if this is a corded corset with the… Read more »