1905 cream satin, with silk chiffon and crepe de chine trimmed with Honiton and guipure lace, orange velvet and silver sequins. The pouched bodice and flared, trained skirt give the fashionable sweeping curves we associate with the Edwardian age
Malins Two-piece dress in green velvet, by Grands Magasins Nouveautés C. Paventa, Rome, c. at the Pitti Palace Costume Gallery. Via Europeana Fashion.
I like the stronger colors. I need to figure out a way for her to look older and more worldly than Cecily, color is good. Day dress ca. 1900 From the Galleria del Costume di Palazzo Pitti via Europeana Fashion
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Day dress, Italian manufacture, c. at the Pitti Palace Costume Gallery. Via Europeana Fashion.
Day dress, American, ca. Printed cotton trimmed with lace; Bunka Costume Museum - this screams Diana Barry!
1890 This dress is in keeping with the interest in historical revivals popular in the century. The long puffed sleeves refer to both Elizabethan and early styles. The one-piece construction indicates it was probably intended for formal reception at home.
Day Dress: Bodice and Skirt 1900 - 1901 Artist: Anna Dunlevy (American, active designer/maker Date: Place: Cincinnati/Ohio/United States Medium: Silk, cotton Women would wear these dresses during the day in the early
1850 Philadelphia Museum of Art - Collections Object : Woman's Dress: Bodice, Skirt and Underbodice silk brocade, cotton/linen lace