It comes with matching headband, optional sleeve panels and petticoat.
We found my child sitting in the chimney-corner, making a petticoat for her little god-daughter out of her own old clothes.
Indecent, if you ask me, with not a petticoat under it, I'll be bound!
As to appearance, petticoat was very pretty, with that fresh rosy beauty that is so attractive.
You see it is impossible for him to stop in here with you for ever, as if he was sewn on to your petticoat.
“In this petticoat, dear, I have quilted the documents,” said Mrs. Vance as she dressed her for her departure.
But she soon laid it down on the work-table, between a petticoat and a bundle of shirts.
I saw a few women, and I thought them ugly; they wore a kind of petticoat made of palm-leaves, or some plant like it.
So the day of the petticoat politician is not over in Italy yet?
Her petticoat, made of a couple of large gay handkerchiefs, was worn kilt-wise.
early 15c., pety coote, literally "a small coat," from petty + coat (n.). Originally a padded coat worn by men under armor, applied mid-15c. to a garment worn by women and young children. By 1590s, the typical feminine garment, hence a symbol of female sex or character.
Men declare that the petticoatless female has unsexed herself and has left her modesty behind. ["Godey's Magazine," April 1896]