The following was written by a lovely lady from the Met, please see the content source for detail: “Charles Frederick Worth, the designer who dominated Parisian fashion in the latter half of the nineteenth century, was born in Bourne, Lincolnshire, England, on October 13, 1826. As a young man, Worth worked as an apprentice and clerk for two London textile merchants. In addition to gaining a thorough knowledge of fabrics and the business of supplying dressmakers during this time, he also
Mariano Fortuny. Su talento abarcaba también la investigación en diferentes campos, como pintura, fotografía, escultura, arquitectura, escenografía o técnicas de iluminación para artes escénicas. De hecho colaboró en los vestuarios y escenografías del teatro del la Scala de Milán
The Victorian era lasted from before the American Civil War and into the bustle-dress era, so there are many different styles of Victorian dresses. Description from patternko.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images
Coco Chanel: 1883-1971; The French fashion designer Coco Chanel ruled over Parisian haute couture for almost six decades. Her elegantly casual designs inspired women of fashion to abandon the complicated, uncomfortable clothes - such as petticoats and corsets - that were prevalent in 19th century dress. Among her now-classic innovations were the Chanel suit, costume jewelry, and the little black dress.