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Love all the color! 1795, the splash of the empire waistline and start of Regency-era fashion.

Coat, France c. 1810 wool, silk, wood 105.8 cm (centre back), 70.5 cm (sleeve length) National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

Muslin evening dress 1812-1815. Embroidered with single strands of very fine silk, the stalks are embroidered in silver gilt thread

Spenser and dress taffeta c. 1807 Fashion front in Detail 17-18th

Early 19th century dress...

A brocaded silk open robe a la polonaise, circa 1785-90, of figured oyster silk woven with small floral sprigs, edged in peacock-green satin, the closed-front bodice with pointed low waist, single bone to fitted centre-back; together with a pale quilted pale pink silk petticoat adorned with quatrefoils and scrolls,

Close-up view of the tabs...