03 May 2012

A Complete Doll's Trousseau in 1865 according to La Poupee Modele

A Complete Trousseau for a Doll in 1865 according to La Poupee Modele

2 festooned blouses
2 richly decorated blouses
4 pairs of trousers, 2 simple, 2 rich
4 camisoles as above
2 night caps
2 hairnets
1 hoop skirt, in colored fabric with train
1 netted hoop skirt
2 white petticoats, festooned and pleated
2 embroidered and lace trimmed petticoats
1 wool ruffled petticoat
1 corset
4 chemises, one high necked in nansouk, one high necked in silk chiffon, lace trimmed, 2 open necked, one embroidered nansouk, the other richly decorated silk chiffon.
4 hemmed handkerchiefs with numbers
2 embroidered handkerchiefs
2 stiff plain collars
2 embroidered collars
1 application collar
1 pair of sleeves to match the application collar
2 pairs of stiff, solid color sleeves
2 pairs of embroidered sleeves
4 pairs of stockings, 2 white, 1 red and 1 with open work.
1 dress hat with flowers and lace
2 simpler hats, one morning hat in embroidered nansouk, trimmed with lace, another in chiffon with ribbons
2 head scarves, one blonde with ribbons, the other black lace
1 pair of velvet slippers for winter
1 pair leather mules for summer
1 pair dancing slippers
1 pair of ankle boots with elastics
1 pair of Russian boots
2 night dresses
1 elegant coloured cashmere jacket
2 striped of plain fabric pea jacket for cool weather
1 hooded cape
1 crocheted fichu
1 Foulard silk Russian blouse
2 cloaks, one in richly decorated velvet, the other in black silk
1 large white, blue or red cloak with a hood, decorated with point lace, for carriage travel or leaving a ball
2 pairs of gloves, one white, one dark shade
1 pair of mittens
1 round hat for travel
1 cap, toque, or lady’s hunt hat for country use or simple dress occasions.
1 closed hat in tulle or straw for fancy dress
1 velvet hat or felt hat for winter
2 hats, 1 evening and 1 ball style
7 dresses. Dressing gown, house dress, travel dress, demi toilette dress, silk dress for fancy dress, chiffon or rich light fabric for small evening, ceremonial dinners, concerts or balls
1 hair net in soutache or chenille, for at home use
1 ‘in any case’ all weather clothing
1 parasol
2 fur coats, muff and fur tippet
2 aprons, 1 in black silk and 1 garden apron in off white fabric
2 veils, 1 large white tulle viel and 1 black lace small mask veil
1 set of jewelry in fine pearl or coral, matching earrings, pin watch, bracelets.