for Early Victorian Clothing 1850-1880
Susan W. Greene
Retail: CDRom + swatches $37.95
The third workbook in the series featuring hands-on modern fabric
swatches illustrating the appearance of period fabrics used for
adults' and children's clothing, from bombazine to pineapple cloth
and cambric to tow.
The workbook also contains illustrated sections with summary information
on 1850 - 1880 fashion silhouettes, fashion tips, photographic portraits,
dye history, color trends, and fabric use.
Essential information for American Civil War reenactors, house
museum and historic site professionals, and students of all
ages who want to know about historic cloth and clothing.