1836-1840 ca. Printed Cotton Dress, English. Showing the fashion changes that happened after the late Regency Era and during the early Victorian years. Waists had dropped and had become more fitted. Full gathered skirts flowed out from those nipped waist lines, which were often V-shaped.Continue reading →
1820 ca. Woman’s Dress, French. Cotton gauze and cotton bobbin net with wool embroidery and silk satin trim. White with Gold ribbon trim. via Los Angeles County Museum of Art.Continue reading →
1810 Yellow Silk Dress, British.
Plain woven silk, silk crêpe and silk satin.
via Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK.Continue reading →
1820 ca. Pelisse, or Walking Dress, or Redingote. Essential Regency Fashion.
A Pelisse dress is a coat like dress worn during the day for walking or paying visits. Pelisses are usually high-waisted,
A-line skirt, front opening, and often decorated with braid or crossover fastenings in imitation of military uniforms.