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This blue silk, grosgrain dress was worn as a wedding dress. The skirt and bodice are separate. It has white lace trimming around the edge of the bodice and the cuffs (UK, In the Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery and the Exeter City Council.

1785

Ballgown, France, Musée des Tissus de Lyon This dress, also called “robe parée”, is a ball dress. The skirt is worn over a pannier .

.História da Moda.: Século XIX - Parte 2: A Moda na Era Vitoriana

Século XIX - Parte 2: A Moda na Era Vitoriana

Long cinched skirt - I know I'd hate it if corsets and bustles were de rigueur, but I do wish some elements of Victorian clothing were in fashion.

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