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1880's silk taffeta and garnet velvet outfit
This is an eggplant colored bustle gown in almost perfect condition from someone's attic. So incredibly gorgeous! Amazing its survived this long.
c. 1880 Museum Quality 3-Piece Dark Plum Taffeta and Embossed Deep Garnet Velvet Bustle Gown
Dressmaker unknown, ca 1880. I'm guessing American or European. I like the "fan" posturing of the fabric on the skirt. Part 1.
Evening gown, 1880s Attributed to Liberty of London (British, founded 1875) Yellow China silk
1880's taffeta and velvet walking ensemble.
I love the cut velvet and the details on the coat.
Walking Dress 1880, French, Made of wool and velvet
Tea Gown: ca. 1880's, American.
19th century dressing gown
Tea Gown 1880 The Metropolitan Museum of Art
1880's. sometimes I pin dresses and later I delete them because I don't just love them. This dress will never be in that category.
Dressing Gown Date: ca. 1880 Culture: American or European Medium: silk