Victorian Civil War Stripes 3-pc Period Dress Ball Gown Reenactment Stage Wear
Evening bodice, circa 1864, likely French. Striped and bright blue taffeta, covered buttons. House of Colour.
One of my favourite dress photos, this 1860s ballgown takes my breath away every time I see it.
Petticoat, robe à la francaise, France, ca. 1760. "Mexicaine" silk taffeta with yellow stripes on cream ground alternating with stripes with small bouquets on light blue and cream ground, linen lining. Sleeve ruffles with pink trimmings.
Maggie May Fashions- Clothing History Research Pages. Silk brocade, c.1840. Very pretty :) http://www.maggiemayfashions.com/romantic.html#
Civil War ball gown.
This dress represents the plaid trend of the time period. Produced in the mid 1800s, this dress is made of silk and wool. Additionally, the off the collar look is typical of the crinoline period.
How beautiful is this ombré silk organza bridal ball gown! Lazaro, Fall 2015 #weddingdress
Striped Brocaded Satin Bustle Reception Ball Dress Gown 1888. From ebay seller madaboutfans.
How could you NOT love plaid??