His Brother's Wife

Inspirational photo's for my Willow Creek novel, His Brother's Wife. www.lilygraison.com
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Drawers 1863 so lovely. It looks to me like the two legs are overlapped slightly in the front before being put into the waistband I want to see more shots of this pair

Underpants (Drawers) Date: 1863 Culture: American or European Medium: [no medium available] Accession Number: The Metropolitan Museum of Art


Parasol American, Silk, wood, metal, ivory Ca. The Metropolitan Museum Of Art

1869-1870 Day coat/suit by Worth - Two piece walking suit consisting of a skirt and jacket of beige silk faille trimmed with brown and light blue faille and silk fringe.

Victorian silk faille afternoon dress trimmed with brown and light blue faille and silk fringe by House of Worth [French], c.


Cloak Date: ca. 1850 Culture: American Medium: silk, cotton Dimensions: Length at CB: 49 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of International Business Machines Corporation, 1960

Chemise, 1862, cotton

Chemise Date: ca. 1862 Culture: American Medium: cotton Dimensions: [no dimensions available] Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Edwin J. Gutman, 1944 Accession Number: Metropolitan Museum of Art

Wrapper made of floral-print silk and quilted brown silk, British, ca. 1855.

Wrapper, ca. 1855 British silk A wrapper was an informal dress that could be worn without a corset around the home, usually while getting ready for an event or taking a meal.

Waterfall close-up from Stacy Hampton

Possible for my length hair + rat. ALady "Waterfall Hairstyle" from a French fashion magazine from the late

Dome-Top Antique Trunk, C. 1860 - Fluted oak slats with diamond-shaped brass inlay. Twin half-belt leather closures with hand-sewn brass buckles. Cast corner guards, original hardware. Refitted with new old-stock working Eagle hasp lock and key. Unique symmetrical brass-tack design on all facings, including lid. Relined in heavyweight navy-blue denim. Steel bottom.

I pinned this Ryland Trunk from the Antiques Market event at Joss and Main! Not as easy to reproduce, but a good inspirational source.