Day/Walking Dresses, September 1877 (source: Casey Fashion Plates @ LA Public Library)

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‘La Mode’ Polonaise (1872)..

La Mode Polonaise Dresses, 1872 The early bustle period is characterized by a skirt shape that’s focused backwards, but still remains slightly full at the sides. Decoration and ornamentation has.