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Dress 1817-1820 The Victoria & Albert Museum

oldrags: “ Walking dress, UK, the Victoria & Albert Museum “ Echoes of military uniform give this walking dress a masculine flourish. The curving satin bands applied to the front of the spencer are reminiscent of the parallel lines of.

1830 extant dress, pleated front, ruffles above collapsed sleeves

1830 extant dress, pleated front, ruffles above collapsed sleeves. Another dress for Minerva.

Dress   c.1837-1840 The Victoria & Albert Museum

During the Romantic Period the bishop sleeve was made with a row of vertical pleats at the shoulder that released into a soft, full sleeve gathered to a fitted cuff at the wrist.

Regency Bodiced Petticoat

Regency Bodiced Petticoat - we see them getting winched into restrictive clothes

Malet's 'new' frock coat (see scene with tailor).  There are no pleats or gathers.  The cut would tend to highlight an athletic walk.:

Malet's 'new' frock coat (see scene with tailor). There are no pleats or gathers. The cut would tend to highlight an athletic walk. Judge Thatcher - but with a gray coat.