The fashion conscious Victorian lady would anxiously await her next issue of Godey’s Lady’s Book or the Peterson’s Magazine for the latest clothing styles. If she wanted to make a pair of dainty slippers, both women’s publications would offer colorful full-size engraved patterns.
The needlework designs would range from plain geometric outlines to ornate floral patterns. Use our full-size lady’s Victorian shoes pattern to make your own silk embroidered velvet slippers. Find the pattern here.