This wedding dress please! - Ballgown ca. 1865. "The straw embroidery on this dress makes it particularly spectacular worn over a crinoline," says Europeana blog about photo (by Christa Losta), from the Vienna Museum.
A green watered silk formal gown, circa 1865, with lightly padded bodice trimmed with cream and black lace and bows, and a horizontally banded skirt with matching waist-sash. #Victorian #fashion #dress #1800s
Kimono dressing gown, c. 1885. This blue dressing gown began as a 'furisode,' or "swinging sleeves" kimono, a type worn only by young unmarried women, but was converted into a Victorian styled dress. For more information, click image.