Dress Silk and cotton mainly purple and grey with a boned bodice adorned with a row of buttons. Hook closure in the back and ruffled cuffs.

Silk Taffeta Day Dress, ca. 1845-48

English Dress: Silk plain weave with warp-float patterning, printed, silk lace, and silk Passementerie.

1890's dress

If I ever create a outfit, this is what I'd use as my inspiration. Blue Cotton Walking Suit Of Jacket And Skirt With Detail Of Venetian Point Lace And Glass Beads - ANTIcostume Not actually vintage.

1848 Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 58 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 14 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Met matching pelerine