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Mauve Reception Gown, 2 piece silk faille, ivory silk bodice & skirt panel w/ silver soutache, cut steel bead & blue pearl embroidery, bodice w/ white chiffon ruffles, 1890s

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PLUM SILK DAY DRESS, c. 1899 November 2012 New York City faille, velvet band trim, net w/ lace trimmed under-sleeves & front plastron, trumpet shaped skirt

1890s silk afternoon dress by Worth.  Black satin w/brocade in bottle green, blue and mauve peacock feather pattern w/green satin ribbon, lace cuffs, and beaded bauble trim.

WORTH PARIS SILK AFTERNOON DRESS, Black satin w/ brocade in bottle green, blue & mauve peacock feather pattern w/ green satin ribbon, lace cuffs & beaded bauble trim

Abito da ricevimento di Pasqua del 1891-1901 ca., in seta e chiffon, con riporti in velluto e ricco ricamo a filo metallico

Day dress, designed by Jeanne Paquin (fabric designer: Jean-Baptiste Marie Huet, the Elder), at the De Young Museum

Day Dress 1895, American, Made of cotton. From the 1890's on leg O'mutton sleeves were the latest trend. The gored skirts continued to be in vogue and other than the sleeves,the line of the dresses were simple.:

This historic piece displays the 1895 leg-of-mutton sleeve. This sleeve was all the rage after the bustle periods but it was most popular during the This sleeve style contributed to the hourglass silhouette that was desired at this time period in fashion.

Visiting Dress1880sAugusta Auctions

SAGE GREEN BROCADE VISITING DRESS, LATE silk faille w/ silk floral design, metallic embroidered cream lace & burgundy velvet bodice trim, skirt w/ striped panels of burgundy ribbed velvet & gold silk, forest green skirt lining w/ built in bustle.

Afternoon dress, c1898; two piece taupe faille and silver satin figured dress brocaded with gold & black floral sprays, bodice w/ elaborate beaded & lace applique trim & pleated black silk chiffon, label, "E.E. Chapman Roxbury", B 40", W 29", Front Skirt L 43", Back Skirt L 45"

Augusta Auctions, March/April 2005 Vintage Clothing & Textile Auction, Lot Silk Afternoon Dress, C.


Visiting dress of Empress Alexandra Fyodorovna, 1890 From the State Hermitage Museum

Rose silk faille dress, 1870s. Labeled Mme Gabrielle / Robes & Confections / 205 Rue St. Honoré. The Charleston Museum

Dress, Mme Gabrielle: ca. silk faille dress "It was worn by Gertrude Ellen Dupuy who married Henry Shelton Sanford in both of wealthy American families. Gertrude was born in Philadelphia; they married in Paris and then lived in Brussels for a time.

LAVENDER BROCADE RECEPTION GOWN, c. 1870... I would love to go back in time and wear these dresses!!

Pale lilac silk taffeta w/ pleated & pinked self fabric trim, lilac & ivory silk brocade flounces & bow trim, square neck front-closing bodi.

Day dress 1890s by dovima_is_devine_II, via Flickr

Dress Design House:House of Paquin (French, Designer:Mme. Jeanne Paquin (French, Culture:French (side back)