The Costume Gallery Presents:
A Year in Fashion: 1870
Color Fashion Plate

Girl #2 Costume:
July 1870

This is a costume for a little girl ages four to seven years old. Underskirt of silk, trimmed with a narrow ruched flounce. High bodice and sleeves of the same color as the first skirt. Tunic of dove-gray poplin, forming a low bodice, and a second skirt scalloped out and bound with satin of the same ccolor as the first skirt. Scalloped-out berte and sash, bound with satin.


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Disclaimer: This article is being presented as an educational resource of women fashions during this time era. The Costume Gallery, or its owner, Penny E. Dunlap Ladnier, does NOT sell or make sewing patterns. This publication's text is in its original format. Spelling or grammar may not appear to be correct, but were standard for the original publication date.