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Regency Night Dress | Sheer white muslin gown with whitework embroidery. Image @Vintage ...

This regency dress is luscious. Just look at the superb workmanship. It’s a breathtaking hand-embroidered mull dress with whitework embroidery and a rare train. It is also a near-perfect embodiment of the Neoclassical style.


c 1800 White cotton gauze dress embroidered with bouquet pattern at bodice front and hem. Kyoto Fashion Institute item wish I had this for my wedding dress


Evening dress Place of origin: England, Great Britain (made) Date: c. 1810 (made) Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Machine made silk net, embroidered with chenille thread, with silk ribbon, hand-sewn

Walking jacket, 1884.

Black velvet embroidered fancy walking jacket from Arnold Constable, This gets a big wow from both my vintage and steampunk fanship, although *I'd* never go walking in this Adam Ant treat of a coat.