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Striped bustle era dress


   The dress from 1880 is made of fine striped cotton, sateen, silk decorated by handmade embroidery. The dress consists of a chemise with standing collar with lace frills and fichu, a petticoat with pleated frill, a bustle, an inner skirt made of fine beige cotton decorated by handmade laces. The outer skirt and the coat are made of striped cotton, dark blue cotton decorated by a vinous silk (standing collar and bow). The coat is fasten by a row of glass buttons.

Tailor's - Lenka, Hungarian bourgeoisie suit, part 3
Copyright Martina a Martin Hřibovi 2006
Tailor's - Lenka, Striped bustle era dress, part 2