Man in striped suit with frock coat, flat hat, lace-up tie and checked waistcoat. The woman wears a voluminous dress, the waist figure accentuated, the skirt supported by a steel frame.
Early Victorian. 1840-1865. The crinoline of the mid-forties was probably the most concealing costume ever worn by women.
The reign of crinoline. Petticoats, Cashmere shawls, Pompadour parasols. Dressmakers, like tailors, had begun to deal in ready-made garments.
Chapeaux de Mariton. Lingerie de Daniel Deray. Corsets de Mme. Dumoulin.
La vie Mondaine en 1850. Echoes of Bon Ton and of the life of fashion in 1850
Second half of the 18th Century. Fashion of the Rococo. Second half of the 18th Century. Fashion of the Rococo. Top row left: Fashion of 1780 Right: lady in hoop… Read More
Victorian Fashion England. Crinoline Costumes. Headdresses, Child costumes. The Englishwoman’s Domestic Magazine. Neo-Rococo style fashion.
Baroque era. German citizen in 1580. Late Renaissance, early baroque era.
Fashion in the Reign of Louis XVI. Modes de Paris. Caps – Bonnets – Ruches – Low bodices – Coats, cravats, and waistcoats, Sailor jackets and” pierrots”.
The influence of Marie Antoinette on fashion. Various styles of head-dresses. Rose Bertin the world’s first acclaimed couturier. Male and female hairdressers. The toilet of the queen of France. The opera.