Steamwrecked

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‘STEAMWRECKED’ BY THE SEA COLLECTION

The ‘steamwrecked’ by the sea collection of Victorian-inspired formal and wedding dresses, romantic tailcoats, capelets, collars, bustle skirts, and blouses celebrates textile artistry, combining eco steampunk with seaside cottage aesthetics.



Custom-made Garments (Designed & Handmade in Australia) – FREE SHIPPING ON ALL ORDERS!

TURNAROUND: Up to 2-4 weeks for most ‘steamwrecked’ attire (exceptions are noted accordingly under individual listings).
CUSTOM-MADE: Please send me your measurements (and optional choices such as button and lace colours, if applicable) via the CONTACT FORM after or before placing your order.
TAKING MEASUREMENTS: Refer to Size Guide. Customers whose measurements are the following (bust: over 39 inches, waist: over 35 inches, hips: over 40 inches), please contact me first with your measurements for a quote, as there may be an additional fee.
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FABRICS & MATERIALS: All cotton, linen, & peace silk fabrics used are pure 100%, unless otherwise stated. Blended fabrics will be stated as such. Brass charms, brooches, & lace designs will vary, depending on available stock.
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Shipwrecked Capelet (Vintage Cotton Velvet & Peace Silk Ruffles)
Product Code: SSC1606

Vintage Cotton Velvet (German-Made 1950s Stock) Colour Options:
 Light Pink (photo 10), or Antique Gold (photo 11)

Organic Cotton Flannel Lining Colour Options: Tea-dyed, Aqua/Teal, or Light Pink
Cotton Lace Trim Colour Options: Stark White, or Ecru

Peace Silk Ruffles Colour Options: Beige with Antique Golden (as seen on the sample capelet photos 1-9 & photo 12 top middle), Wild Handwoven Light Brown Silk (photo 12; furthest left – NB that the actual colour is lighter than it appears in the photo), Cream Silk (photo 12; bottom middle), Blush Silk (photo 12; middle right), or Mint Silk (photo 12; furthest right).

Measurements Required: Your Bust, Underbust, Waist, & Back Shoulder Width (cm or inches)

Note on Peace Silk Types: The light brown is from empty cocoons collected in the wild; the beige/gold, mint, blush, and cream are from empty cocoons from domesticated silkworms

Garment Price: $540.00 AUD (FREE SHIPPING – Standard Airmail with Tracking)
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$540 AUD ≈ Approx. $367 USD | ≈ £293 | ≈ 327 | ≈ ¥40000 | ≈ $478 CAD |
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‘Seafaring ~ Upon the Shore’ High-neck Collar
Product Code: SSUTSHC1612
Youtube Video: Seafaring Collar Showcase | Click Here

Eco-friendly Steampunk Collar Using: Cream Linen, Handwoven Wild Peace Silk Tweed, Polyester Felt (from recycled plastic bottles), Recycled Glass Beads, Vintage Pearlescent Buttons (1970s vintage stock acrylic beads) & More!
Turnaround: 4-5 Weeks (due to the detailing & extensive hand sewing)
Measurements Required
: Your Neck Circumference & Back Shoulder Width (cm)

Garment Price: $1, 200.00 AUD (FREE EXPRESS SHIPPING!)
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$1200 AUD ≈ Approx. $838 USD | ≈ £700 | ≈ €748 | ≈ ¥91000 | ≈ $1098 CAD | 
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‘Seafaring ~ Upon the Shore’ Peace Silk Blouse
Product Code: SSESB1614

Fabric Info: Sheer Handwoven Peace Silk with Ecru English-made Cotton Lace Trims
Bodice & Sleeve – Peace Silk Colour Options (see 6th photo): Pale Blush, Cream, or Duck Egg Blue-Green Colour (actually greener than in the photo)
Floral Buds on Cuffs – Peace Silk Colour Options (see 6th photo): Pale Blush, Mint, Duck Egg Blue-Green, or Cream
Floral Buds on Front of Blouse & Upper Sleeves – Peace Silk Colour Options (see 6th photo): Pale Blush; Mint; Cream; Duck Egg Blue-Green; Mixed Cream & Pale Blush; or Mixed Pale Blush & Mint

Measurements Required: Your Bust, Underbust, Waist, & Back Shoulder Width (cm or inches)

Garment Price: $442.00 AUD (FREE SHIPPING – Standard Airmail with Tracking)
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$442 AUD ≈ Approx. $310 USD | ≈ £248 | ≈ €276 | ≈ ¥33,500 | ≈ $404 CAD | 
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Lyre Blouse
Product Code: SLB1703

Blouse Fabrics: Pale Cream Organic Cotton Ribbing & Ivory Colour Cotton-Nylon Floral Lace
Measurements Required: Your Bust, Waist, & Back Shoulder Width (cm or inches)
Garment Price: $119.00 AUD (FREE SHIPPING – Economy Airmail Non-Tracked)
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$119 AUD ≈ Approx. $84 USD | ≈ £64 | ≈ €75 | ≈ ¥9000 | ≈ $110 CAD | 
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Lyre 2pc Dress
Product Code: SL2PCD1801

Fabric Information: Cream Cotton, Lyocell, Modal, and Spandex Blend with Off-white Corded Floral Rayon, Cotton, & Polyester Lace Buds
Measurements Required: Your Bust, Underbust, Waist, Hips (cm or inches), Height – how tall you are (cm), & Your Waist to Floor (cm or inches – i.e. measure the length from your natural waist right to the floor. If you’ll be wearing heels, take this measurement with your heels on.)

Garment Price: $ 449.00 AUD (FREE SHIPPING – Standard Airmail with Tracking)
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$449 AUD ≈ Approx. $315 USD | ≈ £252 | ≈ €281 | ≈ ¥34000 | ≈ $411 CAD | 
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‘Seafaring ~ Upon the Shore’ Tailcoat
Product Code: SSUTST1611
Youtube Video: Seafaring Tailcoat – the Story | Click Here

Turnaround: 4-5 Weeks (due to the detailing & extensive hand sewing)
Jacket Fabric (Front): Light Green Yarn-dyed Handwoven Cotton [contact me for photos of my current stock of handwoven green colour options]
Jacket Fabric (Back) Pale Cream Linen (Tail) with Wild Peace Silk Tweed (Variegated Shades of Light Brown, Beige, & Antique Gold)
Lining: Yarn-dyed Pastel Cotton Gauze (Multicolour Stripes – Pink, Peach, Light Green, Blue, Orange, & Grey)
Measurements Required
: Your Bust, Waist, & Back Shoulder Width (cm or inches)

Garment Price: $1, 850.00 AUD (FREE EXPRESS SHIPPING!)
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$1850 AUD ≈ Approx. $1291 USD | ≈ £1032 | ≈ €1152 | ≈ ¥141000 | ≈ $1691 CAD | 
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3pc Seashells Underbust Corset Dress
Product Code: SUCSCD1618

3pc: White Velveteen Cotton Capelet, Tea-dyed Asymmetrical Stretch Cotton Dress, & White Velveteen Cotton Underbust Corset
Hemline: Asymmetrical; Shortest point is mid-thigh length
Measurements Required: Your Back Shoulder Width, Bust, Underbust, Waist, Hips (cm or inches), & Your height (how tall you are in cm)

Garment Price: $550.00 AUD (FREE SHIPPING – Standard Airmail with Tracking)
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$550 AUD = Approx. $385 USD | £308 | €343 | ¥42000 | $504 CAD | 
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Seaside Cottage Bustier
Product Code: SSCB1608

Fabric: Self-striped Cream & White Textured Hail Spot Cotton (Back), with Sand Colour Stretch Cotton (Front)
(Cotton-Nylon) Floral Buds Colour Options: Ivory White Colour Only; Mixed Ivory White & Dark Cream (see photos 6-9); Tea Rose Only (i.e Light Pink); or Mixed Tea Rose & Cream (see photos 1-5)
Measurements Required
: Your Bust, Underbust, & Waist (cm or inches)

Garment Price: $140.00 AUD (FREE SHIPPING – Economy Airmail Non-Tracked)
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$140 AUD ≈ Approx. $100 USD | ≈ £80 | ≈ €90 | ≈ ¥11000 | ≈ $130 CAD | 
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Seaside Cottage Petticoat 
Product Code: SSCP1610

Turnaround: 1 month
Hemline: Floor-length Skirt
Skirt Fabric Cotton Gauze Options: Sea Green Skirt with Pale Cream Floral Ruffles, or All Pale Cream for both the Skirt & Floral Ruffles [NB Blue is unavailable]
(Cotton-Nylon) Floral Lace Buds Options: Mixed Ivory White & Cream (see photos 1-6; 1st tier of skirt); or Ivory White Only
Measurements Required
: Your Waist & Hips (cm or inches) & Your height (in cm) & Length from Your Waist to Floor (cm or inches) – take this measurement with your heels/boots on

Garment Price: $836.00 AUD (FREE EXPRESS SHIPPING!)
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$836 AUD ≈ Approx. $585 USD | ≈ £468 | ≈ €522 | ≈ ¥63,500 | ≈ $765 CAD | 
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‘Seafaring ~ Upon the Shore’ Peace Silk Peplum Blouse
Product Code: SSESPB1702

Turnaround: 3-4 Weeks
Sheer Cream Handwoven Peace Silk with English-made Petite Ecru Cotton Lace Trim (95% Cotton & 5% Nylon)
Measurements Required: Your Bust, Underbust, Waist, & Back Shoulder Width (cm or inches)
Garment Price: $840.00 AUD (FREE EXPRESS SHIPPING!)
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$840 AUD ≈ Approx. $587 USD | ≈ £468 | ≈ €524 | ≈ ¥64000 | ≈ $769 CAD | 
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Shipwrecked Blouse
Product Code: SSB1604

Ruffle Lace & Buds (Cotton-Nylon Blend) Colour Options (see 9th photo): Ivory Only, or Mixed Ivory & Cream, Peach Only, or Mixed Peach & Ivory 
Fabric Colour Options for ‘Bodice’ & Upper Arms (see 9th photo)
: Tea-dyed, or Stark White (all are stretchy 90% Cotton & 10% Spandex – Australian-made Fabric)
Measurements Required: Your Bust, Waist, & Back Shoulder Width (cm or inches)

Garment Price: $168.00 AUD (FREE SHIPPING – Standard Airmail with Tracking)
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$168 AUD ≈ Approx. $120 USD | ≈ £65 | ≈ €106 | ≈ ¥13000 | ≈ $155 CAD | 
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Shipwrecked Bustle Skirt
Product Code: SSBS1605

Skirt Hemline: Ankle-length
Modal Overskirt Colour Options:
Mint, or Lemon (see 6th photo)
Floral Lace Buds (Cotton-Nylon Blend) Colour Options: Ivory Colour Only, or Mixed Ivory & Cream Colours
Underskirt [by default]: Pale Cream Cotton Muslin
Measurements Required: Your Waist & Hips (cm or inches), Your height (in cm), & Length from Your Waist to Ankle (cm or inches)

Garment Price: $374.00 AUD (FREE SHIPPING – Standard Airmail with Tracking)
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$374 AUD ≈ Approx. $262 USD | ≈ £210 | ≈ €234 | ≈ ¥28,500 | ≈ $343 CAD | 
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Seaside Buds Blouse
Product Code: SSBB1601

Organic Cotton Crepe Colour Options
: Mauve (Photos 1-6), or Dark Cocoa Brown
Peace Silk Floral ‘Buds’ Colour Options: Cream (Photos 1-6), or Blush
Pastel Yarn-dyed Muslin Cotton Stripes: Pink/Peach/White/Green Stripes (Photos 1-6), or Blue/Grey/White Stripes
Measurements Required: Your Bust,  Waist, & Back Shoulder Width (cm or inches)

Garment Price: $350.00 AUD (FREE SHIPPING – Standard Airmail with Tracking)
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$350 AUD ≈ Approx. $246 USD | ≈ £196 | ≈ €220 | ≈ ¥26,700 | ≈ $322 CAD | 
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Muslin Garden Bustle Skirt
Product Code: SMGBS1501

Skirt Hemline: Mini
Organic Cotton Muslin Skirt: Available in Light Tea-dyed Only (see 6th photo)
Narrow Hemming (On Ruffles & Hemline) Colour Options: Off-White, Natural, Dark Brown, or Cream with Gold
Removable Sash Colour Options: Off-White Cotton Sateen, Pale Cream Linen, or Beige Linen
Measurements Required: Your Waist, Hips (cm or inches), & Your Height (cm)

Skirt Price: $338.00 AUD (FREE SHIPPING – Standard Airmail with Tracking)
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$338 AUD ≈ Approx. $237 USD | ≈ £190 | ≈ €212 | ≈ ¥25,800 | ≈ $310 CAD | 
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Steam Navigation Capelet
Product Code: SSNC1609

Fabric Colour Options for Capelet
: Dusty Pink (see photos 1-3 & 12 on left), ‘Vintage’ Green (photo 12 middle), or Creamy Gold (photos 4-11 & photo 12 on right)
Fabric Colour Options for High Collars: Dusty Pink (photo 12 on left), Plain Cream (Photos 1-11), ‘Vintage’ Green (photo 12 middle), or Creamy Gold (photo 12 on right). NB: ‘Vintage’ here is in reference to the green colour only which could also be described as an aloe green; the fabric is not actually vintage
Measurement Required: Your Back Shoulder Width (cm or inches)

Garment Price: $112.00 AUD (FREE SHIPPING – Economy Airmail Non-Tracked)
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$112 AUD ≈ Approx. $80 USD | ≈ £64 | ≈ €71 | ≈ ¥8500 | ≈ $104 CAD | 
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Seaside Cottage High-Waisted Shorts
Product Code: SSCHS1617

Length: Mid-thigh
Fabrics: Medium-weight Stonewashed Cream Linen (made in Lithuania) & English-made Cluny Cotton Leavers Lace Trim
Cotton Ruffles & Buds Lace Colour Options: Stark White (photos 1-6), or Cream
Measurements Required: Your Waist & Hips (cm or inches) & height (in cm)

Garment Price: $180.00 AUD (FREE SHIPPING – Standard Airmail with Tracking)
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$180 AUD ≈ Approx. $127 USD | ≈ £102 | ≈ €113 | ≈ ¥13,700 | ≈ $166 CAD |
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INSTALMENT PAYMENTS (by direct invoice)

Do you prefer to pay by instalments via direct invoices? (Available only for orders over $300 AUD)

1. To request payment by instalments via direct invoices (processed by Paypal), DO NOT add items to cart. Instead, use the contact form below. Please remember to also quote the product name & code.

2. You will then receive an email within 1-2 business days requesting your measurements and any extra information such as fabric colour choices etc. I will also give you my precise turnaround for your order. Please be sure to check your junk mail folder just in case.

3. Once I receive the above information, you will receive a Paypal invoice for a 50% deposit by email.

4. Once the garment/s are made, I will send you photos for your approval before sending you a final Paypal invoice for the remaining 50%. If you change your mind after seeing the final product in the photos, you will receive a full refund on your 50% deposit.

5. Once the final payment is made, your package will ship within 1-2 business days, and you will receive tracking information.

Note on Paypal: Paypal allows for guest check out, and accepts major credit cards or Paypal funds. Customers’ financial details will be processed by Paypal; none of your financial details are shared with Ventriloquist Court®.

Note on Exchanges/Refunds: In the rare case that your package goes missing in the post, you will receive a full refund, or if you prefer an exchange, I will re-make your order and pay for the extra shipping expenses at my own expense. If your garment does not fit well, please return it for an exchange (I will make you a new garment addressing the fitting issues). Return shipping for an exchange is covered by Ventriloquist Court®. 

 

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