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This print is from a vintage godey's bk. In the Fifties Hoops Displaced Crinoline & it is entitled 'Will He Never Come?

Dress, mid-1850′s From the Kent State University Museum on Facebook

Dress, mid-1850′sFrom the Kent State University Museum on... (Fripperies and Fobs)

1855 ~ close enough

Two-piece blue silk taffeta dress with black velvet, decorated with black chenille, black wooden beads and black ribbon loop England, circa 1855

Midnight blue day dress, 1850s

Midnight blue day dress, Russian (Definitely looks more with the deep point and the two-tiered skirt.

Dress 1858 The Philadelphia Museum of Art

Dress 1858 The Philadelphia Museum of Art (OMG that dress!)

fashionsfromhistory: “ Dress With Day & Evening Bodices United States Philadelphia Museum of Art ”

In the Swan's Shadow: Silk Taffeta Plaid Day Dress, 1850s

Oh how I love plaid ca. Polychrome silk taffeta Drawing pictures and decoration printing Ribbons with ikat. Museum of Costume, CIPE, Madrid.

1850s Men's Suits

Man's coat Medium: Black wool Date: Country: USA Credit: Gift of Robert Riley As the simple wool of British country gentlemen gradually replaced French-inspired ornamental silk, the tailored suit became the uniform of Europe's rising bourgeoisie.