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Dress, circa1868. More stripe details.
ca. 1885. Can't you just imagine the sound this dress made as its wearer came walking into the room?
Simply stunning creamy-coloured bustled dress.
Evening dress Date: 1867–68 Culture: American Medium: silk Accession Number: C.I.59.35.5
Dress, detail Date: 1868 Culture: British Medium: silk Accession Number: C.I.37.46.33a–d The Metropolitan Museum of Art
c.1880 cotton day dress - Kelly Moyer and Amy Kammerer This is kind of what my party dress will look like. Buying the fabric today ;)
#victorian #Dress 1868
Dress, Mrs. F. M. Carroll, American, 1877, silk and mother-of-pearl. | The Met (side)
Dress Date: 1868 Culture: American Medium: silk Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 24 1/2 in. (62.2 cm) (b) Length at CB: 60 in. (152.4 cm) (c) Length at CB: 41 in. (104.1 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. William R. Witherell, 1953
1868 Dress, The first steps in to the evolution of the bustle. The hoops changed from being circular to being more pronounced at the back. From 1863-1969 was the greatest hem circumfrence.
1868 French Gown - Holy crap green, pretty style though.
Wedding dress ca. 1868