Winter toilet 1906. Le costume moderne. Journal illustré de modes.

Winter toilet, Belle Epoque, costumes, fashion, Sans-Ventre-Corset,
Winter toilet of heathered overdye cloth.

Winter toilet of heathered overdye cloth, 1906.

Corset is covered with cuirass, which is indented on the shoulder and contains an edge of velvet edging. The neck flap patch panel with buttons. Below the screen are Devant adds velvet, accompanied by large buttons. Plastron of embroidery with velvet, Velvet belt with fantasy buckle. The folded sleeves with split, high standing collar and cuff edging wide failing with velvet. Free foot skirt with quilted center seam on a velvet board itself. The hem decorated with quilted velvet bow stripes.


Winter-Toilette aus meliertem Tuch.

(German original description)

Die Korsage ist mit kürassartigem Aufsatz belegt, der auf der Schulter ausgezackt ist und eine Randeinfassung von Sammetblende enthält. Dazu am Halse aufgesetzte Pattenblende mit Knöpfchen. Unterhalb des Devantschlusses fügt sich Sammetpattenblende an, von grossen Knöpfen begleitet. Plastron aus Stickerei mit Sammetaufsatz, Sammetgürtel mit Fantasieschnalle. Eingefalteter Ärmel mit geteilter, hochstehender Manschette und breit ausfallender Stulpe mit Sammeteinfassung. Fussfreier Rock mit gesteppter Mittelnaht, auf die eine Sammetpatte sich legt. Den Saum zieren gesteppter Bogenstreifen und Sammetblende.

II. Arrangement: Kostüm mit offenem Bolero, mit langen Sammetrevers und Aufsatzteil mit Knöpfchen.
Kurze Weste mit Stickereiecken. Stickereiplastron. Miederrock mit eingelegten Devantfalten und seitlichem Blendenaufsatz mit Knöpfen.

III. Arrangement: Kostüm mit Seidenrevers, durch Passementerieknebel zurückgehalten. Weste sich kreuzend. Schossförmiger, geteilter Gürtel mit Knopf. Ärmel mit reicher, manschettenartiger Blendenverzierung. Rock mit seitlichem Blendenbesatz und markiertem Deviant.

Source: Le costume moderne. Journal illustré de modes. Specialist journal for the entire women’s costume compartment. Published by C. Heinemann, Berlin 1906.

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