the 19th century

hannah robinson

The women fashion of the 1870s

women fashion

Cumber some skirts.

1870s fashion was influenced by the by the european's . As they say " the fullness has moved to the back " the fashion required an underskirt which was heavenly trimmed with pleats , plounses, rounches and frills. This fashion was short-lived and was succeeded by a tight fitting silhouette with fullness as low as to the knees