Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Simpler times: 1830

--From Belle assemblée--

Pictured from left to right: a carriage dress, evening dress, and dinner dress. God help you if you went by carriage to someone's house, had dinner, and then stayed for the evening.

And think about ironing!


Pete said...

And the hats! A hat for each outfit. An not just any ol' hat will do. Extra fancy, please.

El Pollo Real said...

And think about ironing!

I think they had steamrollers then, or at least steam on wheels.