Dress    1880s

Dress of purple Atlas silk with a kind of satin and insertion of yellow satin. Made in Augusta Lundin, Stockholm. Nordic Museum inv No

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Unusual embroidered linen bustle dress, c. 3 pieces tan linen with lavish tambour decoration in brown & white wool.


Another beautiful dress that a young Eliza would have loved Day Dress from Galliera musee de la Mode de la Ville de Paris.

Dress Charles Fredrick Worth, 1883 The Metropolitan Museum of...

Dress Charles Fredrick Worth, 1883 The Metropolitan Museum of... (OMG that dress!)

Dress Attributed to House of Worth (French, Date: 1883 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 15 in. cm) (b) Length at CB: 48 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Miss Agnes Miles Carpenter, 1948 Accession Number: b


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1878 wedding ensemble

While white is now de rigueur for bridal attire, the fashion for white wedding gowns originated only in the late century. This dress is a good example of the more practical century practice of brides wearing colored gowns for weddings.

Evening suit Design House: House of Paquin (French, 1891–1956) Designer: Mme. Jeanne Paquin (French, 1869–1936) Date: late 1890s

Evening suit House of Paquin (French, Designer: Mme. Jeanne Paquin (French, Date: late Culture: French Medium: silk