Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Costume Fly-By - 1865

1865 French Gown - anybody know where this gown is housed?
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10 comments:

  1. Not sure what you're asking? but I found it here previously:
    http://www.mfa.org/collections/object/woman-s-evening-dress-in-three-parts-446438

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  2. I'll take "In my closet, once I win the lottery" for 200, Alex... !!! SO PRETTY! :)

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  3. Oohhh! So pretty! I like Jenny's answer best!

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  4. Charley, I was just asking where it was kept, I didn't have it written down when I saved the file way-back-when. Thanks for finding it for me!

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  5. That is both fabulous and horrible at the same time. I love the super wide stripes.

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  6. Yes, I am with The Dreamstress on those stripes - they are gorgeous!

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  7. Wow, I didn't know there were any mid-19th century candy striper uniforms left. What a find! :)

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  8. lol! The lacey thingy too much for you, Dreamstress? Yyyeah...I mean...it kindof works here, but I can see it being a hot-damn-mess on me if I tried to re-create it, hahaha

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  9. Its like she was just leaving and as she passed the dining table said, oh and I'll take the tablecloth too, can someone tuck it under my belt. Oh that's better, now I look so totally like a piece of furniture. Tee hee.

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