Explore Victorian Era Dresses, Vintage Dresses, and more!

Beautiful treatment! "Pleated and beaded Victorian trim bodice circa 1876 - 1881"

pleated and beaded Victorian trim bodice circa 1876 - 1881 - This garment isn't extant, but I really love the construction of the neckline and might try and employ it in a future piece

1820 Copper Evening Dress -bodice & sleeve Deconstruction of gown details.

1820 Copper Evening Dress -bodice & sleeve Deconstruction of gown details. Lily wears a bronze gown to the Chatsworth's ball in my WIP, "The Wickedest Gentleman in London.

Crêpe backed silk satin In 1931 Vogue coined the phrase ‘poured in’ to describe the fit of the sheath dress. The long bias-cut panels cling to the natural curves of the body, which, for the first time was the fashionable shape. The skilful cut and the inventive design of twisted serpent-like tails is reminiscent of Elsa Schiaparelli’s work. Title Evening Dress, 1932

Crêpe backed silk satin In 1931 Vogue coined the phrase ‘poured in’ to describe the fit of the sheath dress. The long bias-cut panels cling to the natural curves of the body, which, for the first time was the fashionable shape. The skilful cut and the inv

Celia summer version jacket by LauraGalic on Etsy

Celia summer version jacket by LauraGalic on Etsy

Oliva  The Prestige  Jacket of satin striped voile. Striped silk twill skirt with pleated gauze with ribbon trim and applied embroidery. Lapels, cuffs, bodice facing, and front skirt panels are silk overlaid with lace and applied floral embroidery. The Costumer's Guide to Movie Costumes

Oliva The Prestige Jacket of satin striped voile. Striped silk twill skirt with pleated gauze with ribbon trim and applied embroidery. Lapels, cuffs, bodice facing, and front skirt panels are silk overlaid with lace and applied floral embroidery.

Zouave dress ca. early 1860s. Three pieces (bodice, skirt, bolero jacket). Jacket and skirt of light caramel brown silk faille with shirred white tulle trim on sleeves and velvet ribbon and lace motifs. Bodice of white canvas covered in front with brown taffeta; closes front with 11 buttons. Danish National Museum by LiesbethLap

Zouave jacket ca. early The short, fitted jacket was usually trimmed with a braiding and collarless. It was inspired by Algerian uniforms that were worn as they fought against the French.

Pinterest
Search