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Robe de mariée, France, vers 1810 Mousseline de coton, broderie de coton aux…

Going for something a little like this to wear to Buckingham House Garden Party! A modern interpretation.

Muslin dress with metallic embroidery -1803 (Thanks to silvermoon54 for pin.)

Image: Long dark blue dress with patterned hem line (picture: Mandy Reynolds) - museum of costume, Bath

taking pictures of the past and putting them in the present ~ more on the website if you click over to it

January 1950 Irving Penn, among the most gifted of photographers, has reconstructed with imaginative insight a series of fashion landmarks: the clothes, the accessories, coiffures, make-up, settings – and, in this net of physical properties, has caught the mental attitudes of past times."

from V and A Collections

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

"Isabelle", from the exhibition "Napoleon and the Empire of Fashion". Lancaster-Barreto collection. Pelisse: Moss green silk taffetas pelisse with sky blue silk lining and Point de Bruxelles lace collar, French or English, ca. 1811. Pumpkin-colored cashmere shawl, Indian, ca. 1810. Gold brooch with sea shell cameo and paste jewels, English/Italian, 1812-1815.

from V and A Collections

Evening dress

1810 ca. Side view of Evening Dress, British. Empire style high waist, machine made silk net, embroidered with chenille thread, with silk ribbon, hand-sewn.

from Crafty Bitches

La semaine spécial mariage DIY est ouverte !

A gorgeous wedding photograph. Get the bride and bridesmaids all together and get them to turn away from the camera for once. It gives you chance to appreciate the dresses! The perfectly round balloons are a fun/quirky touch. Creative wedding photography like this is going to look wonderful for years.