Striped regency dress – the petticoat and short stays
short stays were made according to the J.S. Bernhardt book,
1810, Dresden and the blog post about this book on Kleidung um
1800 blog. Stays are made of cotton twill, silk thread and
plastic and metal boning. On the stays there is worn a regency
cotton petticoat with shoulder straps, the trimming on the hem
(tucks and embroidery) was inspired by the petticoat, c. 1820,
The Metropolitan Museum of Art.