1883 two-piece plum silk taffeta dress. Worn initially as a wedding dress, this stylish outfit has a second bodice, with plaid velvet lapels and cuffs, a feature that would extend the usefulness of this dress. Via Charleston Museum.
incredibly beautiful antique, American made, hand smocked silk child's dress . gift from the Brooklyn Museum's costume collection to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Photo courtesy the Metropolitian Museum of Art costume collection by lula
Little Lord Fauntleroy Suit- A popular fashion of young boys in the This was a velvet suit tunic that went passed just below the waist. Characteristics of this suit include: tight knicker-boxers, a wide sash, and a wide lace collar.