Thursday, January 3, 2013

Fashions for January 1826

Thursday, January 3, 2013
Loretta reports:

Red’s a popular winter color as we’ve shown here & here, and alert readers will notice a distinct resemblance to the carriage dress of December 1823.

From The Ladies' Monthly Museum, Volume 23, 1826

Following the description of the plates, the magazines usually provide an overview of the latest fashions for the month.  This January entry is interesting, especially the furs.

To enlarge, please click on the illustrations.


Laura Morrigan said...

Oh, I love them both! Must have!

gio said...

They are both very pretty!

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