Fashion from the 1880s

Fashion from the 1880s are recognisable by two things: big bustles and slim waists. Unlike the half-hoop skirts of the 1870s, the 1880s emphasised a less volume overall and focused the bulk and wei...
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    For the late 19th century Winter bride! Ivory silk velvet jacket with voided feather motif trimmed in white fox and silver silk fringe by the house of Pingat, 1885...courtesy of the Victoria and Albert Museum Collection...

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