garment construction rock the frock

rock the frock- 1880s

era: 1880s

material: wool

found: ebay 2004

 

Oh my. How beaituful The skirt has a plain front with very sharp pressed pleats in the back that each show off the woven design beautiful.

The hanging tabs can be seen in garments from at least the 1860s but this half skirt made from them replaces a traditional apron type of drapery.