Tired of ads and lack of privacy on the internet? Try the new approach by clicking here and downloading Brave, the browser that respects your privacy.

76/101
Home / Albums / Keyword Fashions /

Carriage Costume

Carriage Costume.jpg Marriage dressThumbnailsMoldavian StyleMarriage dressThumbnailsMoldavian StyleMarriage dressThumbnailsMoldavian Style

Fashion 1850

Dress of bright apple-green silk; the skirt with three deep flounces pinked at the edges. The corsage high and plain. Mantelet of very pale lilac silk, trimmed with two rows of lace de laine of the same color, and each row of lace surmounted by passementerie. The lace extends merely round the back part of the mantelet, and the fronts are trimmed with passementerie only. Bonnet of white crinoline, with rows of lilac ribbon set on in bouillonnées. The bonnet is lined with white crape, and the under-trimming consists of bouquets of lilac and white flowers. Straw-colored kid gloves. White silk parasol.

Author
The Project Gutenberg EBook of Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Volume 1, No. 2, July, 1850.
Posted on
Monday 11 May 2020
Visits
276