Regency Fashion: Carriage and Evening Dresses

A bit later than typical fashion features, I found this lovely plate from March 1828’s Ladys’ Monthly Museum that I couldn’t resist sharing. I adore the added hat details and precious sprigs of flowers that nearly jump … Continue

Regency Fashion: French and English Walking Dresses

From the December 1819 La Belle Assemblee, these two walking dresses complete with hats and warm over garments are delightful examples of increasingly complex gowns towards the later Regency. I have also included the Cabinet … Continue

Regency Fashions: Walking and Morning Dress

Published in the April 1814 edition of The Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashions and …, these two elegant gowns feature the familiar high waist and clean lines of the era.  The ruffled collar … Continue