Caraco a´la francaise in 1786.

Caraco a´la francaise in 1786. Since his first appearance as a jacket, in the early 18th century, Caraco has experienced several changes. Originally it was a dress, the skirt, the lower part was removed and the middle-class women in the face of his comfort quickly became popular. The first … Continue reading

Fashion in the Reign of Louis XVI.

Content REIGN OF LOUIS XVI., 1780 to 1789. Table of content Peasant dress is universal - "Fashion "à la Marlborough"- Caps - Bonnets - Mdlles. Fredin and Quentin - Ruches - Low bodices; "postiches" - Costume of Contat · Suzanne - Fashions "à la Figaro" - Literature and politics signified … Continue reading