Most old school folks would argue that for a woman to sew is nothing special. Rather, it is expected. Ignoring that notion, I submit that these works are different from the norm and deserve note. In particular, the Fleet 31 uniforms have attracted some serious attention and a real Star Trek actor requested and was fitted for one of these.

Fleet 31 uniforms.

The late 1800s dress was completely home made, including the bustle and bustier.