close to what I was thinking for the gambeson, now to very carefully dye the leather or have it embroidered....
White silk moire faille dress with gold embroidery, English, ca. 1810-1825, KSUM 1986.97.28.
Circa 1820--Фотохостинг - хостинг фотографий (изображений)
Romantic/ Regency fashion print 1832 ball by SylvestraRegency
Lizapalooza: Historic Costume Research, Recreation and Ruminations
American silk dress, early 1800s - c.1820 with that dropping waistline
omgthatdress: Dress ca. 1820 via The Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Evening dress, ca. 1820-23
Evening Dress 1820 The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Maternity gown, circa 1800, worn by Duchess Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, wife of Frederick William III, King of Prussia, during one of her many pregnancies.