Derin Attwood
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Book Two in The Token Bearers series.

Book Two in The Token Bearers series.

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loredo 1860's dresses. OMG!! The history geek in me is squealing!! Gorgeous!! Look at the details!!

period Ball Gowns designed by Linda Leyendecker Gutierrez and Niti Volpe for the Society of Martha Washington Colonial Pageant and Ball in Laredo, Texas.- Found on Brit Gal in the USA: A visual feast of stunning beauty!

Decorum was very important in the 1860s.  Here, a chart shows "the proper length for little girls' skirts at various ages."

"The proper length for little girls' skirts at various ages", Harper's Bazar, Diagram showing a mid-Victorian idea of how the hemline should descend from slightly longer than knee-length for a girl of 4 years old to almost ankle-length for a girl of

Oh My God!!!!! Heaven!

The front of Gown and Peignoir set with embroidery and lace, c. Both sleeveless sheer cream cotton with filet lace and embroidered with dragonflies and flowers.