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    Panniers Date: late 18th century Culture: French Medium: silk, cane, metal

    18th century panniers and a whalebone corset.

    Large panniers, linen fabric and tapes and whalebone closed with hooks and sewn eyelets, c. 1760.

    18th century; pannier; pocket hoop; 17** , Carnival, venice, Carnevale; costume;



    Robe de Style Panniers c.1920

    Baroque 18th century rococo fashion Venice Carnival Il Ballo del Doge

    Massive fur muff with an 18th century cape via The Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art

    1750-1799 - 18th Century French Robe in Pale Pink and Floral Striped Silk. Museum deaccessioned from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Lovely stripped silk robe in pale pink with self fabric covered buttons at the collar. Beautiful lace up front with boned interior (three bones remaining). | eBay

    Blue silk woven dress polonaise style 1770-1785

    18th Century underpinnings

    18th century hat tutorial

    French 18th Century Dress à la Polonaise

    Before the Automobile: 18th century stays


    18th Century

    Chatelaine is French for “mistress of the castle” In the 18th and 19th centuries, women in charge of their estates wore a decorative clip of long chains holding important household items about the waist. These items were things like the key to a pantry where valuable tea, spices and food were kept; a small notebook; sewing items; a magnifying glass; or maybe a watch, nail file, or compass. The earlier waist-hung items were referred to as “equipage”, later evolving t...

    American Duchess:Historical Costuming: 18th c. Man's Suit | Historical Costuming and sewing of Rococo 18th century clothing, 16th century through 20th century, by designer Lauren Reeser

    bumble button: Romantic Victorian 19th century paintings of children,English cottage,18th century clothing,