Oh, I can't even recall how many Regency Era romances I've read over the years. I adore the dresses.
Historical Costume Tutorials How to make a Regency poke bonnet in ten easy steps.
1805 embroidered white work on white cotton regency gown
Jane Austen Festival Masquerade Ball in Bath // I'm drooling. I'm shaking. I am consumed with longing! This is a must.
Regency gown 1820 by Chantals Studio, via Flickr
love this bib front gown tutorial! I really want to make one of these to wear to a night of contra dance. First, though, to make the perfect set of D-cup stays... sigh...
The Bowes Museum 1821...can just imagine Elizabeth Bennett wearing this beautiful gown...
Regency gown after a portrait of Caroline Murat (Caroline Bonaparte), ca. 1810 reproduction by Angela Mombers. Materials: silk, cotton lining, metal trims.
Costume designed by Tom Lingwood for Suzanne Steele in the Australian Opera’s 1973 production of Sergei Prokofiev’s War and Peace From the Arts Centre Melbourne