Friday, April 26, 2013

Details of a Georgian/Regency Round Gown

Costume in Detail 1730-1930 Nancy Bradfield


Nana Prah said...

The poor women had to wear so much material. How much did a dress weigh?

Maggi Andersen said...

The fabrics were mostly quite light I imagine, Nana. Muslin was worn a lot. Not like some of the previous centuries when a woman could barely move! And much better than the Victorian women with their wide skirts and tight corsets.