Front - on this sample I experimented with transferring a couple of pleats to the front.

Front - on this sample I experimented with transferring a couple of pleats to the front.

View A with the front partially down.  It goes further down but in this pic the back ties are holding it up.

View A with the front partially down. It goes further down but in this pic the back ties are holding it up.

2 Indian dress shawls hand sewn in to a Regency gown,  by Elena Potapova

2 Indian dress shawls hand sewn in to a Regency gown, by Elena Potapova

c. 1809

c. 1809

All sizes | Museu Tèxtil i d’Indumentària | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

All sizes | Museu Tèxtil i d’Indumentària | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Vestito

Vestito

Dress Date: ca. 1800 Culture: French Medium: cotton Dimensions: Length at CB: 61 1/2 in. (156.2 cm)

Dress Date: ca. 1800 Culture: French Medium: cotton Dimensions: Length at CB: 61 1/2 in. (156.2 cm)

beauuutiful

beauuutiful

Alex Adrian and Laurie Tavan in a wide all around brim-gathered crown

Alex Adrian and Laurie Tavan in a wide all around brim-gathered crown

Regency dress custom made www.marionmay.co.uk

Regency dress custom made www.marionmay.co.uk

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