1817 Pelisse, or Walking Dress, or Redingote, English. Green walking dress worn over a white Empire style high-waisted dress with high neck frill and hem frill. Pelisse has military style cord, braid, and fastenings and with a matching green and white hat and reticule. Fashion Plate from John Belle's La Belle Assemblee. suzilove.com
oldrags: “ Walking dress, UK, the Victoria & Albert Museum “ Echoes of military uniform give this walking dress a masculine flourish. The curving satin bands applied to the front of the spencer are reminiscent of the parallel lines of.