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Wedding garments. Worn by King Oscar I and Queen Josefina of Sweden. 1823. I don't know who these people were, but they were royalty, and their wedding outfits are amazing!!! Just like something from a fairytale.

1823 Josefina of Sweden's wedding dress Royal Armoury Collection, Sweden Look how petition she was! He towered over her.

https://flic.kr/p/huemgc | Silk faille dress, 1870s, Mme. Gabrielle | Sky blue silk faille dress, 1870s, designed and labeled by Mme. Gabrielle / Robes & Confections / 205 Rue St. Honoré in Paris.   From the collections of the Charleston Museum

The sky-blue silk dress Nell wears to Mrs. Gabrielle Sky blue silk faille dress, designed and labeled by Mme. Honoré in Paris.

Dress, ca. 1880. Chocolate brown silk polonaise bodice dips at the sides to drape and form back bustle. Ten crochet ball buttons, embroidered lace cuffs, tan cotton lining. Cream silk twill skirt with tiny brown floral print, square insert in back of solid brown and bustle ties.

Chocolate brown silk polonaise bodice dips at the sides to drape and form back bustle. Ten crochet ball buttons, embroidered lace cuffs, tan cotton lining. Cream silk twill skirt with tiny brown floral print, square insert in back of.

Worth evening dress, circa 1881. Pale pink silk satin, Princess-lined, with pearl embroidery and machine-made lace. Boned bodice is seamed and gored for a molded fit. It extends into drapes at the hips and merges with train, which falls in inverted pleats from bodice seams. Skirt hooped at inside back, with tapes for adjustment, to create bustle effect. Elbow-length sleeves slightly puffed; slits filled with cream machine-made lace. Via Victoria & Albert Museum and National Education…

Worth evening dress, circa Pale pink silk satin, Princess-lined, with…

Dress Date: 1872–75 Culture: probably British Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 43 1/2 in. (110.5 cm) Length at CB (b): 48 1/2 in. (123.2 cm) Credit Line: Purchase, Irene Lewisohn Bequest, 1986Dress

Dress Date: Culture: probably British Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 43 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 48 in. cm) Credit Line: Purchase, Irene Lewisohn Bequest, 1986 Accession Number: b

1870, probably America - Dark and light purple silk taffeta day dress

Be forewarned, you may see me rockin the bustle around town, grocery shopping & at the soccer field. It IS a day dress, after all! Purple day dress American, ca. 1870 Silk taffeta Collection of the Kent State University Museum KSUM

Attributed to House of Worth (French, 1858–1956). Ball gown, ca. 1872. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Margaret D. Leverich, 1964 (2009.300.339a–c)

1872 Ball Gown Charles Fredrick Worth, 1872 The Metropolitan Museum of Art; Bustle Austrian, Made of cotton and horsehair

Belle Époque

ornamentedbeing: “ Bunka Gakuen Costume Museum I love the combination of chocolate and baby blue.

Dress (side view) Date: 1867–68 Culture: American Medium: silk Accession Number: C.I.46.96a, b

Dress Date: Culture: American Medium: silk Dimensions: (a) Length at CB (neck to point of hem): 32 in. cm) (b) Length at CB (waistline to hem): 63 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Jennie F. Potter, 1946 Accession Number: b