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Satin Victorian Ball Gown
Valentina Victorian Style Overdress
Scarlette Victorian Styled Ensemble
Jessamine Victorian Dress
Ursula Victorian Polonaise Set
Lucretia Victorian Set
Daisy Old West Victorian Ensemble
Laurel Revolutionary Style Gown
Chantilly Lace Edwardian Dress
Civil War Era Dress
Christina Victorian Overdress
Christina Victorian Ball Gown
Mallory Victorian Civil War Dress
Bernardina Fancy Ball Gown
Marelda Silk Victorian Ball Gown
Abigail Revolutionary Style Gown
Cassidy Old West Civil War Style Dress
Karenina Victorian Taffeta Gown
Desidera Victorian Gown
Lasalle Civil War Ensemble
Renata Victorian Polonaise Dress
Ava Polonaise Ensemble
Vanessa Revolutionary Style Gown
Lady Anne Civil War Gown

Worn during formal evening events, gowns were the finest garments owned by Victorian maidens. Made of luxurious fabrics like brocade and damask, gowns were expensive. While a wealthy woman might have several evening gowns to choose from, most women only had one gown. Evening gowns were worn for a variety of evening events, including balls, dinner parties, theatre performances, and operas.

Depending on the event at hand, different styles of evening gowns were worn. For a smaller party or event, a modest light or dark colored gown was worn depending on season. For a larger festivity, an off the shoulder fashionable gown was worn. The choice of gown could be quite stressful, as many were uncertain of what to wear where. Many articles were published at the time, voicing different opinions on the matter.

Here at Recollections, we have historically accurate gowns for every occasion! Our extravagant gowns are unique and show stopping. Be the belle of the ball in a satin ball gown or the perfect hostess in a fancy bustle dress. All of our gowns are available in sizes XS to XXXXL and made in the USA. We can't wait to make your next (or first) Victorian evening gown!

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