Tag: Marie Antoinette

The Days of the Directoire. Costumes under the French Revolution.

French directory, Directoire fashion. France Revolution costumes.

FASHION IN THE DAYS OF THE DIRECTOIRE. Table of Content: Costume under the Revolution; Versailles no longer the arbiter of the mode – Anglomania, “Anticomania,” Rousseau, and a “return to… Read More

Reign of Louis XVI. 1774 to 1780. The influence of Marie Antoinette.

Hoop-skirts. French Ancien Régime Rococo costumes. 18th century fashion. French court dress

The influence of Marie Antoinette on fashion. The Reign of Louis XVI. 1774 to 1780. The toilet of the queen of France.