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Edwardian Day Gowns & Walking Suits (ca. 1900-1919)Suits and gowns from the Edwardian era for dressy daytime occasions. Most of the items shown in this album are available as sewing patterns, either in PDF format (in our Etsy shop), or in paper version (in our eBay store, while supplies last). CLICK on any photo to enlarge and see details.
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Victorian, Civil War (1860's) & Early Replica Day Gowns & Tailored Wear

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View of back closures1 viewsBoth the skirt and the bodice of this gown close at centre back, in layers, the silk underbodice and silk skirt lining closing first with hooks & eyes, and the outer bodice and skirt closing over that. The sash then fastens last, hooking into the other sash end (seen on the right)
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Our Replica of the Ensemble in fine wool gabardine with silk satin bands, collar and belt.7 viewsWe re-created this cape-jacket here in a ladies' medium size in a soft taupe-coloured pure lightweight wool, with the tulip-hemmed "hobble" skirt (another 1912 design) in similar weight lavender wool with a taupe wool front panel to match the jacket.
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3 viewsThe completed gown ("summer version") in cream silk with green silk satin bands, exactly as described in the original 1912 French text, and the 1912 fashion sketch (centre).

Available as our pattern #1912-A-029 in our Etsy shop (PDF version) and eBay store (paper version, as available).
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4 viewsThe "winter version" of this gown in merlot-coloured fine wool, with black satin contrast bands. Aug 23, 2016
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