Needle and Thread cage kit - very light weight, easy to put together and wear.
Very old fashioned, but I wouldn't mind if we went back to this.
1850s, American Textile History Museum in Lowell, Massachusetts
A simpler time. When the inward beauty shined brightly on the outside. Modest times and modest measures.
Historical Accuracy Reincarnated : Photo --Looks pretty accurate from my limited knowledge of the era.
Civil War era dress - cotton day dress with pleated back
victorian day dresses | Civil War Victorian Cotton Ball Gown Day Dress Reenactment
Civil War Victorian Camp Dress Historical Costume by ItsNotPajamas, $150.00