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Victorian 1870s


Victorian 1870s

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Guide to dress making by J Henry Symonds is a must-have for anyone interested in Victorian sewing techniques. Published in 1876 it's available FREE to download

Victorian fashion plate: December 1873. Plate 5, Le Monde Elegant

1874 hairstyles Peterson's Magazine

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Fashion plate, 1870’s.

October fashions, 1875 England, The Englishwoman’s Domestic Magazine

Old Rags - October fashions, 1875 England, The Englishwoman’s...

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Le Moniteur de la Mode 1875

Dress, Patry, Paris, ca. 1870s. Ivory silk with small flower pattern, black velvet, black lace, black satin ribbons. atelier1900/ebay

The Barrington House Date: 1879

The Barrington House

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1875 La Beau Monde

How to Sit in a Victorian Bustle Dress

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Riding Habit Date: ca. 1875 Culture: American

Riding habit | American | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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1879 dress

Dress | American | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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detail on a circa 1879 dress

1870s - rings (bone?) on inside of skirt for bustling. *For modern making, plastic rings found in drapery departments could be used*

  • Val LaBore
    Val LaBore

    That's how the ladies in my group described it, and was a suggestion of how they could do it. No idea what they really were.

  • Eva Dress
    Eva Dress

    Oh! Haha. I've seen the bone crochet rings and thought those might have been a possibility back in the day.

  • Val LaBore
    Val LaBore

    Yes, bone! That's it. I edited my description.

  • Eva Dress
    Eva Dress

    Nice 'chatting' with you here today Val!

  • Val LaBore
    Val LaBore

    :D

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"Day dress, French, ca. 1875. Silk rep. From Alexandre Vassiliev's collection.

1871 American Duchess:Historical Costuming: V337: Bustle Decoration Inspiration | Historical Costuming and sewing of Rococo 18th century clothing, 16th century through 20th century, by designer Lauren Reeser

American Duchess: V337: Bustle Decoration Inspiration

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1875 visiting dress ヴィジティング・ドレス

ヨーロッパ | 文化学園服飾博物館

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1875

1870s Summer gown from the Cora Ginsburg collection. Beautiful, light and airy.

1875-80 from the Galleria de la Mode Paris (I love the length on the bodice)

from the August 1876 edition of Journal des Demoiselles.

roller skating ensembles from Paris, 1876.

Vintage sailor suit

Woman's Dress: Bodice and Skirt Made in United States 1876 Steel grey silk taffeta and pale pink silk plain and striped satin; grey silk knotted fringe and pink satin cording.

Parisian Hat and Bonnet Fashions Ladies Victorian Engraved Illustration 1871 From Paris France