Wednesday, January 1, 2014

1840's: The Victorian Era Begins

The 1840's was the start of the Victorian era and the bell shape skirts.  The skirts were supported with just layers of petticoats til 1856.  It was the revival of the Gothic style.  Here are some gowns of the 1840's.





Here are some fashion plates of that same era.





Upcoming Dates

Jan. 3rd, The Late 1910's: 1915-20

Jan. 4th, Evil Howe's Favorite Era
Jan. 5th, Meeting The Cast Of John Andre Arrives
Jan. 6th, General Howe's Bio

Jan. 7th, General Howe Talks About His Favorite Foods
Jan. 8th, Charles Worth's Gowns
Jan. 9th, Jean Worth's Gowns

Come back tomorrow for some late 1910's.

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