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Hello everyone, today we’re gonna take a look at what fashionable English women would have worn in the spring of 1832. In addition to the usual prints featuring walking and ball dresses, we also have some interesting images of a wedding dress, a court dress and a simple dress women would have worn in the
Hello everyone, today we’re gonna take a look at what fashionable English women would have worn in the summer of 1832. I have to say I don’t care much for the carriage dresses. There’s just too much going on with them, although the colours are pretty. But the other outfits are simply gorgeous, don’t you
Hello everyone, as we are in August now (I know, it’s the last day, but it’s still August) I thought it’d be interesting to see what fashions were popular this month in 1832. I find the ball and evening dresses very charming, particularly the child’s one. The poor little girl must have been very uncomfortable
Hello everyone, today we’re gonna talk about fashion. Fashions for Autumn 1832, that is. I’ve found some beautiful images of dresses that would have been fashionable at the time and I hope you’ll like them. I have to say I’m not a fan of the huge sleeves that were so popular in that year, but
Hello everyone, I hope you like my fashion posts because I have more prints of pretty dresses to show you today. Enjoy! NOVEMBER No 1 Pelisse of arbre de Judec, gros de Indes; the corsage is made high, plain, and covered by a double cape, broad on the shoulders, each cape is edged with a