Antique French Dolls and Couture Doll Clothes by WhenDreamsComeTrue Doll-Shop

Superb French Cream & Rose Silk Costume with antique Straw Bonnet

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Most beautiful one of a kind French ecru silk costume with pretty pink accessory , would fit well for French or German doll about around ..... 17" / 18" ( 44 - 46 cm )

Most hand sewn and never to find such the same outfit again..... has lovely hand pleated details of front and back skirt , fine hand embroidery lace edged at both sides of front , middle part with vest optic . Hand embroidered lace collar and long small inset sleeves with lovely wrist decoration.

Beautiful sides with light pink silk ribbon and bow decoration , back side has hook and eye closure and button decoartion as well. Three rows of small ruffled ecru silk pleats look´s under the back . Finally touch another pretty rose bow at ecah side and hand made button decoration as front.

Complete fine lined inside with cream cotton and silk slip.

To the dress belongs a lovely all hand made antique fine straw bonnet with wire frame inside to keep it always in well form. Ornate with ecru silk and fine chiffon at high brim , lovely pink feather and silk ribbon at head outside.

Dress and bonnet has generally excellent silk and lace fabric condition from around 1880th. century ..... accept small color differents and a small stain in the silk.

Most beautiful costume for your favorite doll to enjoy , very nice to fit your Bru , Jumeau , Steiner or other pretty Bebe !!!

Total length from shoulder to hem .... 12 " ( 31 cm ) Shoulder to shoulder .............. circa 4,5 " ( 12 cm ) Waist around ......... circa 12,5" ( 32 cm )

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