A beautiful Victorian French maid costume, reflecting the traditional and strict values, of former times. Our Victorian maid, features a full length satin dress, with a swirling flared skirt. The long white satin apron, has a beautiful fiery red velvet ribbon, at the hem. She features superb eye-catching, wide frills of luscious white satin. These extend from the front waist, go right over the shoulders and down her back.
The House Maids The regular jobs of the Victorian households were accomplished by a number of different housemaids. The Victorian Maids These included the parlor maid, the waitress, and the chambermaids. All these maids were allocated different jobs and were responsible for various jobs. The Parlour Maid The parlor maid was kept in the household mainly in place of the single footman. Thus the duties performed by the parlourmaid would be the same as his. The parlor maid would have various duties like opening the door to visitors and guiding them to the drawing room, setting the table for breakfast, luncheon or dinner, clearing them away, bringing the afternoon tea and similar details. She would also be responsible for repairing the linen, wait on the mistress and address her when needed.