gown, circa 1850s

Two-piece dress, Sweden, 1865. Pink silk moiré with white bobbin lace on machine-made tulle and white silk tulle. Hallwylska museet, Sweden

I love the beading on this 1860's ballgown!

These dresses were made for the Society of Martha Washington Colonial Pageant and Ball in Laredo, Texas. And they are generally worn by 17 year old girls. Because no one else has a waist that small!

White off-the-shoulder evening gown - circa 1860s

Historical Accuracy Reincarnated : Photo

c1863 Ball Gown, tulle over silk with lavish satin ribbon trim w/pearls & lace.

c. 1912 JEANNE HALLEE, Paris Pink Gossamer Silk Chiffon Gown

Civil War wedding dress

Victorian Dress with Peonies - OMG!

Ball Gown, circa 1860s

Ball gown, French, 1868. Champagne-colored silk gros de tours with black machine Chantilly lace. Gemeentemuseum den Haag via Europeana Fashions

Wow. Gorgeous!

18th century regality ♥ ♥

Early 1900's evening dress featuring Tambour lace & embroidered eucre netting over apricot dress.

Circa 1900 Ball Gown by Driscoll of Boston. (Gift of Alice Roosevelt Longworth.)

18thC inspired ballgown.

Old fashioned red ball gown

Ballgown, ca 1860. Poofy pink heaven! - can you imagine having to iron all that ruching?

1700s wedding gown.