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Wedding Ensemble: circa 1861-1870, watered silk trimmed with lace (dress), ribbed cotton, glaze finishedl with two thick whalebone busks (corset).

Wedding Ensemble: circa 1861-1870, watered silk trimmed with lace (dress), ribbed cotton, glaze finishedl with two thick whalebone busks (corset).

1860s Red, Blue & Green Plaid Bodice make star  1865 -1870 Red, blue and green plaid womans bodice [Cotton]  Overview: This 1860s blue and green plaid bodice is made from lightweight silk fabric. It is trimmed with black cotton velvet ribbon. The lining is glazed linen. Some seams on this garment have been machine stitched, but most of the bodice has been made and trimmed by hand.

1860s Red, Blue & Green Plaid Bodice make star 1865 -1870 Red, blue and green plaid womans bodice [Cotton] Overview: This 1860s blue and green plaid bodice is made from lightweight silk fabric. It is trimmed with black cotton velvet ribbon. The lining is glazed linen. Some seams on this garment have been machine stitched, but most of the bodice has been made and trimmed by hand.

Le Moniteur de la Mode, August 1860. LAPL Visual Collections.  Civil War Era Fashion Plate

Le Moniteur de la Mode, August 1860. LAPL Visual Collections. Civil War Era Fashion Plate

Dress, late 1860s, Shippensburg University Fashion Collection --- trimmed with inset plaid, very interesting!

Dress, late 1860s, Shippensburg University Fashion Collection --- trimmed with inset plaid, very interesting!

Retrato de dama con su hijo. (Portrait of a woman and her son).   c. 1860  José Balaca (1800-1869)  Repository unknown

Retrato de dama con su hijo. (Portrait of a woman and her son). c. 1860 José Balaca (1800-1869) Repository unknown

jean-auguste-dominique ingres | Contemplating Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres on his birthday

jean-auguste-dominique ingres | Contemplating Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres on his birthday


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Shippensburg University Fashion Archives and Museum (SUFAM)   https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=495601340462261=a.138994706122928.18498.118377364851329=3=https%3A%2F%2Ffbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net%2Fhphotos-ak-snc6%2F256230_495601340462261_23886555_o.jpg=https%3A%2F%2Ffbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net%2Fhphotos-ak-snc7%2F401640_495601340462261_23886555_n.jpg=712%2C1072

Shippensburg University Fashion Archives and Museum (SUFAM) https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=495601340462261=a.138994706122928.18498.118377364851329=3=https%3A%2F%2Ffbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net%2Fhphotos-ak-snc6%2F256230_495601340462261_23886555_o.jpg=https%3A%2F%2Ffbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net%2Fhphotos-ak-snc7%2F401640_495601340462261_23886555_n.jpg=712%2C1072

1868 Isabel Álvarez Montes, duquesa de Castro Enríquez and Marquesa de Valderas by Federico de Madrazo y Kunz

1868 Isabel Álvarez Montes, duquesa de Castro Enríquez and Marquesa de Valderas by Federico de Madrazo y Kunz

1858. Townsend's monthly selection of Parisian costumes.  Lozenge plaid bordered with ruching.

1858. Townsend's monthly selection of Parisian costumes. Lozenge plaid bordered with ruching.

an 1860s ball gown in my favorite colors. awesome. This is going on the 'to make someday' list....

an 1860s ball gown in my favorite colors. awesome. This is going on the 'to make someday' list....

Dress - Dress Date: ca. 1863 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 63 in. (160 cm) Credit Line: Purchase, Judith and Ira Sommer Gift, 1999

Dress - Dress Date: ca. 1863 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 63 in. (160 cm) Credit Line: Purchase, Judith and Ira Sommer Gift, 1999