Regency Women's Dress

Regency Women's Dress

Book - 2015
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The distinctive style of the Regency period is a source of endless fascination for fashion academics, historians, re-enactors and costume designers for stage and screen. In this important book, author and fashion historian Cassidy Percoco has delved into little-known museum hoards to create a stunning collection of 20 garments that have never before been published. Most of the garments have an aspect in their construction that has not been previously documented, from a design for petticoat quilting to the shape of a jacket peplum. This practical guide also gives a general history of 19th-century women's dress and a description of construction techniques used by seamstresses of the period.
Publisher: Los Angeles :, Costume & Fashion Press,, 2015
ISBN: 9780896762978
0896762971
Call Number: 391.009 P4124r
Characteristics: 112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm

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