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Afternoon dress ca. 1876 from Fripperies and Fobs

Evening dress, 1880 United States, MFA Boston I know everyone knows this dress but I’m reposting it because it’s a favorite.

A lovely 1885 bustle gown.  This would be a good design for a costume.

1885 Dress - American - at the Met Museum. Trying to recreate this one, can't wait to finish!

1882 dress via The McCord Museum.

About century Fibre: silk (corded, chiffon, lining, embroidery), cotton (lining); Sewn (machine & hand) Gift of Miss Estelle Holland © McCord Museum