The fashion of the late Victorian and Edwardian eras are coming back to modern-day wardrobes and with little adaptations, they are made to be worn as both formal and casual wearing. Especially those plus sizes Victorian and Edwardian dresses which we’ll be talking about further in the article. And if you have an event where the theme is Downton Abbey or the Titanic or a Victorian-themed wedding is taking place, you get to style yourself like one from that era.
The popular fabric of those times includes chiffon, lace, and beading layout. Here, we are going to have a look at the plus-size Victorian and Edwardian era dresses that are available online.
- 1 Best Victorian Plus Size Dresses
- 1.1 1. Victorian Plus Size Halloween Dress
- 1.2 2. Victorian Renaissance Costume
- 1.3 3. Women’s Plus Size Costume Dress
- 1.4 4. Medieval Long Dress for Women
- 1.5 5. Women’s Medieval Costume Dress
- 1.6 6. Plus Size Victorian Women’s Evening Dress
- 1.7 7. Plus Size Women’s Victorian Costume
- 1.8 8. Plus Size Wedding Dress
- 1.9 9. Victorian Plus Size Maxi Dress
- 1.10 10. Edwardian Gothic Costume Dress
- 1.11 11. Women’s Renaissance Costume
- 1.12 12. Victorian Plus Size Off Shoulder Dress
- 1.13 13. Plus Size Semi Sheer Dress
- 1.14 14. Plus Size Pirate Dress
- 1.15 15. Women’s Party Maxi Dress
Best Victorian Plus Size Dresses
1. Victorian Plus Size Halloween Dress
If you are looking for some Victorian-style dress for Halloween this year, this gothic dress is the one you should have a look upon. The overall layout of the dress is so charming, sure to get compliments for you. The sweetheart neck and the cold shoulder style gives it a perfect Victorian touch.
The butterfly sleeves look gorgeous. The fabric used is polyester and polyurethane. It comes with criss-cross lace-up closure in the front and zipper closure at the back. The dress is floor length and is available in three colors. Apart from Halloween, it can be worn for stage performances as well.
You can pair this beautiful Halloween costume with Victorian-style riding boots. The lace-up closure of both the dress and the shoes will match amazingly. If you don’t like these, you can have a look at the victorian boots guide.
2. Victorian Renaissance Costume
This beautiful cosplay costume dress is available in four colours, black, blue, green, and wine red. Fabric is silk and satin which gives you a comfortable and smooth wearing experience and you can be assured of the quality of the fabric as well.
The Victorian-style bowknot stand collar is the most attractive part of this dress including the mandarin long sleeves. There is a zipper closure at the back. You can wear this dress to ball dances as well apart from the renaissance and Victorian fair parties, and Halloween.
The set includes one lolita dress with one petticoat and one adjustable waist belt.
Women’s mid-calf boots will look amazing with this full-length gown dress. If you are wearing Victorian fashion then you should wear it completely.
3. Women’s Plus Size Costume Dress
Available in 10+ colors, this costume dress is the perfect portrayal of the Victorian age with a square neck style that is trimmed in gathered lace. The waistline has been provided with elastic for making the dress breathable. Fabrics used are blended cotton and lace.
The bell-bottom sleeves, flirty overskirt at the back, all are trimmed in lace giving a romantic touch to the structure of the dress. It is advised to wear a petticoat to get the fluffy look like the Victorian women. An ideal choice for Victorian, steampunk, and gothic events including weddings, balls, and costume events.
You can pair this gown dress with a beautiful pair of Mary Jane oxford pump heels. This will provide you comfort while walking as well.
4. Medieval Long Dress for Women
This plus size long costume dress is made from polyester which guarantees the quality and durability of the dress. The entire layout of the dress is embellished with a patchwork pattern. The other features include a square scoop neck style and long sleeves.
This medieval Victorian dress is preferably worn during winters but you can wear it on special occasions like medieval themed weddings and gown parties. The elastic waist gives you a comfortable wearing experience and the off-shoulder design with floor-length along with the long flare sleeves makes it a great choice for masquerades as well.
A cute pair of chunky heel Mary Jane shoes will look adorable with this long dress. You can choose from a range of colors as per your preference.
5. Women’s Medieval Costume Dress
This off-shoulder dress will look cute on you if you are going for a costume party or titanic themed party. You can wear this on a Pirates of the Caribbean themed party as well. The fabric is 85% poly blend with 15% cotton so the comfort is assured. It is a floor-length medieval dress with long flare sleeves and an elastic waist.
Other features include an elastic neckline, two wide ruffles, front portion lace-up, back laces, and shoulder ties. Available in 10+ colors, this lovely dress can be worn at cosplay, Halloween, medieval-style weddings, renaissance fair, Easter, and Christmas.
You can wear this medieval costume with a lace-up ankle boot and black color boots will match the layout of this dress.
6. Plus Size Victorian Women’s Evening Dress
Edwardian style chiffon dresses are a great wear for evening parties, proms, and dinner dates. You can wear this gorgeous chiffon dress to dance parties or wedding parties as well. Fabric is complete chiffon and other features include V-neck style, zipper closure, flutter sleeves, empire waist, and high low hemline.
The dress is funny lined and is padded in the bust. Overall a comfortable dress for you to wear on special occasions where you want to get compliments. This dress is available in more than 10 elegant colors so you can have your pick.
Low heel Mary Jane shoes with bowknots will look cute with this dress and will vibe with the chiffon texture of the dress.
7. Plus Size Women’s Victorian Costume
If you are a theatre person and love to perform and are looking for something that you can wear and re-wear time and again without worrying about the durability of the dress, then you should have this gorgeous two-piece velvet dress in your wardrobe.
It is made for excessive wearing and the dress is made to fit different sizes as well. The bodice of this costume is elastic shirred which takes care of that. There is a zipper closure at the back with pleated yoke front hem, bow, and ruffles at back. The dress is available in three different colors with the brooch shown in the picture included.
A pair of oxford pump heels will go great with this dress and oxford style looks great on costume dresses anyway. The two-tone style of shoes will look good at your theatre performances.
8. Plus Size Wedding Dress
If you are looking for some Victorian-style clothing with beaded patterns on it like it used to be in those days, this wedding dress can be a good choice for you. The polyester fabric takes care of your wearing experience and the scoop neck takes care of the bold style yours. It has three-quarter sleeves and the dress runs long-hitting just above the ankles.
There are beadings in the front portion of both the dress and the jacket which you can wear without as well. The godet pleats on the skirt will look elegant on you. Specially designed for weddings, this dress can also be worn on special occasions of different kinds as well.
Wear it with Flapper Dress shoes with buckle closure and round toe style. You can dance comfortably in these shoes as well.
9. Victorian Plus Size Maxi Dress
This beautiful sequin dress can be a great collection to your wardrobe. It is made from 96% polyester and 4% spandex. It comes in three-fourth sleeves and a zipper closure. Available in three stunning colors, the V-neck style is the attractive feature of this dress.
The high waist design gives it a slim look. The skirt of this maxi dress has sequin embellishment and it has a side zip closure. You can wear this remarkable dress to your evening parties, clubs, dinner dates, weddings, and many such special occasions.
You can pair up this sequin dress with Oxford heels with a vintage retro look. You can choose the color according to the color of the dress you choose to wear.
10. Edwardian Gothic Costume Dress
Selecting costume dresses needs so much attention since you are looking for both comforts and looks. This dress is a cotton blend and hence, you can carry the fashion of the Edwardian era more comfortably with this one. The features include a square neck, long sleeves, multi-layered skirt which can be made more fluffy in a look by wearing a petticoat inside.
There is a zipper at the back for closure and the front portion of the dress has a lace-up layout. A perfect portrayal of the civil war times, you can wear it to Victorian-themed parties and fairs. This can be worn as a gothic costume during Halloween as well.
You can wear a dance shoe with this costume dress if you are planning to dance comfortably. A T-strap style dance shoe will look great with this Victorian costume.
11. Women’s Renaissance Costume
Dressing like a Gypsy is so much fun. This dress has a touch of Gypsy fashion. The cotton and linen blended fabric makes it a comfortable piece to wear. The entire set includes a top and a skirt. The trumpet sleeves are the most attractive part of this dress.
This Victorian costume is available in a range of elegant colors. The off-shoulder style looks adorable and the waist is elasticized to provide comfortable wearing. The dress runs long and is true to size. This peasant costume for women will look great on occasions such as theme parties, Halloween, renaissance fairs and festivals, cosplay, and theatrical performances.
T-strap Mary Jane shoes with buckle closure and bow design on top will look cute with this dress.
12. Victorian Plus Size Off Shoulder Dress
This off-shoulder medieval dress is appropriate for so many occasions. You can use it as party wear as well. Available in so many eye-catching colors, the ruffled neckline catches attention as well. The other features of this gorgeous dress include sorceress’ cuff, elastic waist for breathability, smoked waist style.
The dress is floor-length and is doubly layered with a pleated hi-low hemline. It can be worn both on and off the shoulder. You can wear this dress as casual wear as well. It is quite stretchable and the cotton-poly blended fabric makes it comfortable to wear all day long.
Mary Jane shoes with high heels will look great in this dress as it is floor-length so heels are always a great choice with gown dresses.
13. Plus Size Semi Sheer Dress
This stunning Victorian-style sequin dress is made from 95% polyester and 5% spandex. You can wear this as your party dress, proms, wedding parties, Christmas, Homecoming, Vacations, Beach parties, and on many such occasions. It comes with a tie closure which is a distinct style. The surplice wrap V-neck style is the specialty of this dress.
Floral sequin patterns and ruffle hem are the other attractive features of this Victorian dress. The fabric is not stretchable. It consists of a wrap chest and high waist belted style. Suitable to be worn during summers and falls.
Easily washable in cold water. Bleaching is not recommended as it can ruin the fabric.
Pointed toe style high heel pump shoes will match with this dress very well. A shiny look of shoes always enhances the entire look of the attire.
14. Plus Size Pirate Dress
This three-piece pirate dress will look elegant and catch the attention of everyone at the party. You are likely to get a lot of compliments due to the attractive design of this costume dress. The features include a full-torso lace-up bodice with colors alternating with Fleur De Lis pattern panels.
It is fully lined and a lot of vertical boning is provided for extra support. The skirt runs long, full, and in a bell-shaped design that closes at the waist. There is a hidden velcro fastening under the bodice. The white chemise has puffy sleeves.
The fabric has elastic at the neckline and the wrists. You can wear the chemise on or off the shoulder. It can be an unusual addition to your collection.
A pair of Oxford chunky heel shoes will be comfortable and appropriate with this Victorian pirate dress. You can move around comfortably in such shoes.
15. Women’s Party Maxi Dress
This stunning maxi dress is made entirely from polyester. You can wear it to both formal and casual events including weddings and balls. It comes with a zipper closure at the back. It is advised to order a size up.
The dress is fully lined with a padded bust, cap sleeves, and the scoop neckline is decorated with rhinestone and lace. The dress is ruched at the waist and the bust. There are 10+ elegant colors available for this dress, so you can choose according to the mood of the occasion.
This dress can be worn at proms, homecoming, Christmas parties, office parties, and on all special occasions. You can wear them as casual daily wear as well.
You can wear a pair of peep-toe heels with this chiffon dress. Although any kind of pump heel or stiletto will look great with this dress.
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