early winter ensemble oh, damn, need to make myself one of these for ice skating. I've wanted to do a victorian skating dress for ages, and would be so amused to have photos taken of me in it and my hockey skates!
Woman's Dress (Open Robe) Light blue taffeta with ivory weft floats, ivory silk satin, ivory silk plain weave ribbon. Woven in Spitalfields, London, England. Philadelphia Museum of Art - Collections Object
1860s French Print Plate VICTORIAN High FASHION Fancy Dress BALL Carnival Child