Incroyables et Merveilleuses de 1814

Epic shade-throwing from the guy in the tophat…

Incroyables et Merveilleuses de 1814

Incroyables et Merveilleuses de 1814

Incroyables et Merveilleuses de 1814

I’ll take one in green, too!

Incroyables et Merveilleuses de 1814

The third and final installment of Incroyables et Merveilleuses de 1814 is up on my blog now.   I’ll be posting the rest of the fashion plates on tumblr over the last few days.  

Incroyables et Merveilleuses de 1814

Incroyables et Merveilleuses de 1814

Incroyables et Merveilleuses de 1814

Incroyables et Merveilleuses de 1814

Incroyables et Merveilleuses de 1814

I’ve added some new reproduction collet necklaces to my Etsy shop.  Perfect for your 18th Century or Regency costuming needs.  Or for wearing them to work, which I do :)

Incroyables et merveilleuses de 1814, Published 1815.

A new post is up on my blog with some of the plates from this lovely publication!

Dames a la Mode

I’ve just put up a new blog post about collet necklaces in Regency fashion plates, with lots of detailed images.  Plus this awesome one:

Fashions of London and Paris, February 1811

mimic-of-modes:

Gallant with beautiful watch, looking for the sun at noon to check it, he is dressed in a ciselé Velvet Coat, egg-shaped Buttons, English Stockings, etc. - Galerie des Modes, 58e Cahier, 2e Figure

You gotta love a man with striped stockings and comically huge buttons!