Women 1875-1876, Plate 048 :: Costume Institute Fashion Plates

1875 Journal des Demoiselles / Costume Institute, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York NY

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Titanic Fashion - 1st Class Women's Clothing

Claremont Fashion Plates: Archery Dresses, Autumn 1831

Archery dress, 1831 United Kingdom, La Belle Assemblee They just reminded me of Katniss and made me smile. Yeah, the geekery of it.

Jane Austen's World blog - "Regency Fashion: The Muslin and Net Period" - research-based article on the rise in popularity of machine nets in evening gowns.

Regency Fashion: The Muslin and Net Period

Regency Fashion: The Muslin and Net Period, by Vic. Jane Austen fans are familiar with the high-waisted muslin dresses popular during her adulthood. How many are aware that machine-made net or gauze became a “hot” item from 1810 and on?

EKDuncan - My Fanciful Muse: Marie Antoinette - The Royal Fashion Plates

I have just a few Fashion Plates that actually depict Marie Antoinette and her husband King Louis XVI. 4 in total that I will be showin.

besottment by paper relics: Free Download: 1800's Color Fashion Plate

I usually use the black and white fashion images in my journaling - but I love the colors in this color plate and had to share! * as usual, just click the image to see the larger version.

1870's fashion plate via Elensari

fashion plate via Elensari - remembering the hours I spent looking through my mums books on fashion. She had several books of Victorian fashion plates and some leather bound Victorian women's magazines.