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Ball gowns of the early (somewhat extreme examples of the crinoline hoop-skirt style), drawn by Pauqet for ''Petit Courrier des Dames''. Left: Rose Taffeta with Chantilly flounces. Right: Black net over white satin.

1858. Townsend's monthly selection of Parisian costumes.  Lozenge plaid bordered with ruching. --- I wonder if I could do something like this with extra bits of my wool plaid, to get even more mileage out of it. Maybe even for extra mixing and matching? hmmm.

Townsend's monthly selection of Parisian costumes included this Lozenge plaid bordered with ruching.

Late 1860s ball gown - I believe this is housed in the Musée Galliera!

Late 1860s ball gown - I believe this is housed in the Musée Galliera!

(Civil War Photo Print of a Woman)

8 by 10 Civil War Photo Print Woman in Exquisite Dress. Gorgeous trim - Visit to grab an amazing super hero shirt now on sale!

Casey Fashion Plates Detail | Los Angeles Public Library: Le Follet Date:  Wednesday, June 1, 1864

Civil War Era Fashion Plate - add waist and bows in contrast fabric to change the look

Gown of Queen Victoria of England for the Stuart Ball, silk, lace, gold braid, silver fringing, seed pearsl, ca. 1851

Stalking the Belle Époque: Unusual Artifacts: Queen Victoria’s Costume for the Stuart Ball, 1851