Category: Regency period

Fashion and costumes of the English Regency period between 1795 and 1837. The transition between “Georgian” and “Victorian” eras. In France the transition from the late Directory to The Napoleonic First Empire era 1804 to 1814, Restoration period 1814 to 1830 (Romantic period, German Biedermeier).

Empire costumes first third of the 19th Century.

Empire costumes 19th Century. Regency Fashion of the years 1814, 1818 and 1819. Bonnets.

The Age of Undress by Amelia Rauser. Dress in the Age of Jane Austen by Hilary Davidson. Jane Austen at Home by Lucy Worsley  First Empire, Regency costumes. First third… Read More

The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)

From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)