Costume parisien This lady's gloves have drawstrings to keep them well-fitted to her upper arms. The "mousquetaire" button opening hadn't yet been popularized on women's gloves.
Such a well-fitted and sweeping dress. Toquet brodé - robe à collet - le costume parisien an 9 -
Half mourning gown, clearly labelled as such for once!
"A dress of black crape over white sarsnet, the dress made very long, and trimmed and ornamented with black velvet and bugles; a tucker of the same, drawn over the bosom .
Preparing tea from a silver tea service. Costume parisien, an 7
Petite Dog with his woman in a Parisian Costume
damesalamode: Journal des Dames et des Modes, Perfect!
Journal des Dames et des Modes (published in Fashions of London and Paris), July In the first few years of existence, Fashions of London and Paris published re-printed plates from Journal des Dames et des Modes (Costume Parisien).
"A sea-green crape dress, vandyked round the petticoat, and ornamented with large beads; a full drapery over the shoulders and confined in the back with a pearl band, ornamented round the neck and down the back with beads.
Journal des Dames et des Modes, I love the swirly trim!