1800s clothing

There were a lot of gorgeous and unique names from the late 1800s, but what Victorian names are still lovely in  2017? This list includes some beauties for modern-day parents, looking for a true classic.

Pretty Victorian baby names

There were a lot of gorgeous and unique names from the late but what Victorian names are still lovely in This list includes some beauties for modern-day parents, looking for a true classic.

Abito in velluto e seta nera, del 1860-65 ca., appartenuto a Sissi.

Abito in velluto e seta nera, del 1860-65 ca., appartenuto a Sissi.

Tea Gown Liberty & Co., 1885. The Artistic dress had its roots in mid-Victorian England, where Pre-Raphaelite artists, with their love of things medieval, and disdain of industrialized society, revived a version of the loose fitting, relatively plain gowns of that time. Its successor, Aesthetic dress, drew from the same design, but not philosophical.

Circa 1885 silk Tea gown, by Liberty of London. Tea gown, 1886 -- [the Victorian woman's idea of designer sweats].

1870s Prairie Skirt and Victorian Old West Blouse - 1800s clothing

1870s Prairie Skirt and Victorian Old West Blouse

Woolen costume ca. 1900. From an exhibit of Edwardian clothing at the Gemeente Museum, the Hague, via Walking Through History with Jasper & Angela

Everyday Outfits: Jackets & Blazers – Woolen costume ca. From an exhibit of Edwardian clothing at the Gemeente Museum, the Hague, via Walking Through History with Jasper & Angela

Ceremonial court dress belonging to Empress Alexandra Fyodorovna. Made by the workshop of O. Bulbenkova, St. Petersburg. Silk with rep weave, imitation pearls and fringe. State Hermitage Museum (link: https://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/08.+Applied+Arts/1263423/?lng=en). Other photos are via Ghosts of Imperial Russia's Tumblr. CLICK FOR VERY LARGE IMAGES.

Ceremonial court dress belonging to Empress Alexandra Fyodorovna. Made by the workshop of O. Bulbenkova, St. Petersburg. Silk with rep weave, imitation pearls and fringe. State Hermitage Museum (link: https://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/08.+Applied+Arts/1263423/?lng=en). Other photos are via Ghosts of Imperial Russia's Tumblr. CLICK FOR VERY LARGE IMAGES.

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