Date Added: Friday 30 January, 2015
antique 1800s silk embroidered reticule
Model: Choisy Le Roi Reticule
Details:Antique reticule purse from the 1800s. I'm not quite sure how old this is, but similar styles are featured in the Met Museum online gallery from the mid to late 1800s. This antique purse is made of stunning blue silk with hand embroidered flowers on the front and a charming doe and buck scene in the back. A really beautiful piece of history, I only wish I knew the story behind it! tag/label none measurements 5.25"
Date Added: Wednesday 20 November, 2013
antique 1800s white cotton blouse
Model: For The Dreamers Blouse
Details:Antique 1890ss white cotton blouse possibly into the early 1900s turn of the century. This antique blouse is quite possibly one of the most beautiful Victorian garments we've ever come across that is still highly wearable! It features a high crocheted collar with boning, v-neckline, rows of delicate tucks at the shoulders and the most dramatic billowy bishop sleeves. There are snap closures down the back center and hook and eyes at the back of
Date Added: Tuesday 19 November, 2013
antique 1890s cream silk lace bodice top
Model: Marchante Ivory Top
Details:Antique 1890s cream silk lace bodice top. This blouse features a wide rounded neckline with floral detail, short puffy sleeves, and smocking above the bust. There are hook and eye closures down the back center. There is a rip in the fabric near the hooks. Due to the age of the piece it should be worn with extra care. tag/label | n/a measurements | 32" bust x 14" shoulder x 11" sleeve x 15" length
Date Added: Tuesday 21 April, 2015
antique 1890s victorian eyelet cotton blouse
Model: You Loved Me Once Blouse
Details:Absolutely beautiful antique Victorian blouse. This antique blouse is made of firmer cotton and has stunning eyelet lace work in scallop and round patterns. Hem has pointed scallop. Hook and eyes along the back. There is overall discoloring and spotting, but fabric is still sturdy for wear. A couple of breaks in the lace that are easy to reinforce. A really wonderful piece of wearable history! Wear with high waist denim and platform sandals.