1808 Walk in the Tuileries Gardens, Paris, France.
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1820s Woman’s Lace Trimmed Pantalettes.
Two separate legs attached to waistband with crotch open, leg hems have bands of needle run lace.Continue reading →
1815 ca. Tiny Coin Purse, French.
Beadwork coin purse on a pinchbeck frame, probably brought back to England from a Grand Tour of Europe.
The purse has a little French house and tree in the beaded design with an individual tiny gilt flower that ornaments the buttery gilt inner frame.
The purse has an innovational button opener and snap closure.
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“Beau” Brummell (7 June 1778 – 30 March 1840)
- Iconic figure of the Regency Era in England.
- Friend of the Prince Regent, the future King George IV.
- Champion of understated but perfectly fitted and tailored bespoke garments.
1800s Gorgeous Fabrics For Fashion and Households
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1805-1810 ca. Simple Empire Style Gown, English. Simple Regency Fashion at its best.This dress is from The Museum of Art Rhode Island School of Design, USA.Continue reading →
1816 Meeting the St. Cloud Coach, Place de la Concorde, Paris, France.The woman is wearing a white walking dress decorated with rows of ruffles at the hem, the common and fashionable style of dress worn by women at the time in rejection of the more formal and fussy dresses worn by the French court under the King’s reign.Continue reading →