Journal des Luxus, 1788.

Wow.  This is a guy who is NOT afraid to combine color and patterns!  Also, I’m pretty sure his coat and waistcoat are trimmed with fringe, which is pretty incredible.  

Journal des Luxus, January 1792. 

Journal des Luxus, 1786. 

Love the green gown and the purple feathers!

Journal des Luxus, 1789. 

Journal des Luxus, 1788. 

What an unusual and charming outfit.  Doesn’t she look comfortable?

Journal des Luxus, 1791. 

Beautiful…

Journal des Luxus, April 1792. 

I LOVE this, especially paring the green with red and black accessories!

Journal des Luxus, May 1792. 

Every time I see these little cake-like hats on these fashions plates, I always wonder how on earth they stay on, especially with so much trimming, but I still desperately want to be able to wear one around everyday. 

Journal des Luxus, May 1792. 

Oh…so pretty!  Love the lace ruffles at her hem!

Journal des Luxus, February 1792. 

Oh look at those sleeves!

Journal des Luxus, 1786. 

Sigh…so exquisite!

Journal des Luxus, 1786. 

Gorgeous!  I love her sleeves especially. 

Journal des Luxus, 1791.

How adorable is the little peplum on that jacket!?

Journal des Luxus, 1788. 

Excuse me while I die of envy that I do not own this gown. 

Journal des Luxus, 1789, 

I can’t get over how gorgeous the illustrations in this publication are.  Time and again they are my favorites of the day.  Just beautiful…