Circa 1900 Tea Gown: White cotton lawn with high neck of Valenciennes lace and bands in pattern of loops and bows. Another band of polychrome embroidered roses at lower bodice, sleeves, and skirt, which also have scalloped inserts of tucked pink cotton beneath embroidered bows. Lower skirt ruffled in three bands. Via Whitaker Auctions.
A beautiful design for a tea dress when my dear Cecily comes to visit me!!
Edwardian beauties – inspiration
post edwardian fashion | And then we need some evening wear.
Lot:1308: A lace tea gown circa 1900, of cream chemical lac, Lot Number:1308, Starting Bid:£75, Auctioneer:Kerry Taylor Auctions, Auction:1308: A lace tea gown circa 1900, of cream chemical lac, Date:10:00 PM PT - Jun 23rd, 2008