· Nineteenth Century Fashion and Beauty ·

The below articles contain information on Fashion and Beauty from the Regency era (1811-1820) through the Victorian era (1837-1901).

WOMEN’S FASHION

The History of the Lorgnette

Riding Habits of the 19th Century

Seaside Fashions of the 19th Century

Easter Bonnets of the Late 19th Century

Japonism: The Japanese Influence on Victorian Fashion

The Evolution of the 19th Century Gown: A Visual Guide

The 1820s in Fashionable Gowns: A Visual Guide to the Decade

The 1830s in Fashionable Gowns: A Visual Guide to the Decade

The 1860s in Fashionable Gowns: A Visual Guide to the Decade

The 1870s in Fashionable Gowns: A Visual Guide to the Decade

The 1880s in Fashionable Gowns: A Visual Guide to the Decade

The 1890s in Fashionable Gowns: A Visual Guide to the Decade

Victorian Sportswear: Tennis Fashions of the Late 19th Century

Fashionable Caps for 19th Century Matrons Both Young and Old

Fashion and Beauty Essentials for a 19th Century Summer Holiday

Emblems of the Soul: Butterflies in Victorian Fashion and Folklore

Shades of Victorian Fashion: Pretty in 19th Century Pink

Shades of Victorian Fashion: Orange, Pumpkin, and Peach

Shades of Victorian Fashion: Butter, Lemon, Gold, and Yellow

Shades of Victorian Fashion: Crimson, Claret, Scarlet, and Red

Shades of Victorian Fashion: Cerulean, Mazarine, Navy, and Blue

Shades of Victorian Fashion: Lilacs, Lavenders, Plums, and Purples

From Morning Dresses to Evening Gowns: A Day in Victorian Fashion

Elizabeth Bennet, La Belle Assemblée, and Early 19th Century Fashion

The Trouble with Bustles: Victorian Fashion in the 19th Century News

Death at the Needle: The Tragedy of Victorian Seamstress Mary Walkley

James Tissot’s Fashion Plates (1864-1878): A Guest Post by Lucy Paquette

freaj-1882-lady-with-fan-ps-1A Victorian Fancy Dress Ball: Popular Costumes of the Late 19th Century