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Guest Post: Perfect partners: Muslin and cashmere

1805-1810 ca. Muslin Dress. Dress, cotton embroidered with cotton thread, woven in Bengal. Given by Miss. P. H. Rew. Museum no. CIRC. 30-1958. 1750-60 ca. Shawl, twill-tapestry woven pashmina, Kashmir. Given by Miss M. Davis. Museum no. IM. 17-1915 © Victoria and Albert Museum, London collections.vam.ac.uk

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Gown

Embroidery detail from muslin gown, ca. 1800, in the Victoria and Albert Museum.

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from Jane Austen's World

Muslin: A Beautiful & Versatile Cloth for Regency Fashion

Sheer white muslin gown with whitework embroidery. Image @Vintage Textile

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from Threading Through Time

Late Georgian/Early Regency Dress Plans

Embroidered white cambric wedding dress, Danish, 1797. Probably worn by Baroness Eleonora Sophie Rantzau when she married Count Preben Bille-Brahe in Hvedholm, 1797.

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Muslin Dresses about 1800, Hamburg Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe. THIS is what is meant by "muslin" in Jane Austen's works, American friends! Naturally, a lady wore a chemise, stays and petticoat beneath. Our American muslin is what the Engish call "calico."

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Dress

1812-1815 - England - Girl's dress of white muslin embroidered from the hem with a floral design in coloured wools. The dress has a high-waisted bodice, vertically-gathered puffed sleeves and a trained skirt. Muslin embroidered in wool

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from Etsy

vintage 1950s dress . SUZY PERETTE . pink white striped . cocktail dress . 3519

vintage 1950s dress . SUZY PERETTE . pink by millstreetvintage

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