Bloomer outfit (reproduction)

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Title

Bloomer outfit (reproduction)

Subject

Bicycles and Bloomers

Description

This is a reproduction of an 1850s-era garment in which the bodice and skirt were simply a cut-down version of a full-length gown. Printed cotton was a fashionable choice for leisure wear, and wool trousers were practical for warmth when a lady was taking exercise.

Creator

Bevin Lynn

Source

On loan courtesy of Sarah LeCount

Rights Holder

On loan courtesy of Sarah LeCount

Files

IMG_20170825_160309073-firstchoice.jpg

Citation

Bevin Lynn, “Bloomer outfit (reproduction),” accessed July 20, 2024, https://rocheritage.org/items/show/170.