Portfolio

This chronological portfolio includes historic clothing mostly from my personal life (the undergarments and accessories listed are often pictured in the blog posts linked to each picture). I also maintain a professional portfolio which has some overlap while also including many garments not pictured below. You are invited to view  my professional portfolio here: www.quinnmburgess.com.

18th Century

1770s Robe a la Francaise, etc.: chemise, stays, pockets, panniers, and petticoat

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1780s Robe a la Anglaise, etc: chemise, stays, petticoat, and hat

19th Century

1814 Vernet Ensemble: witzchoura, toque, muff, petticoat, and shoes

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1815 Tree Gown

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1819 Ruffle Gown, etc: corset and petticoat

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1819 Spencer (with 1815 Tree Bonnet)

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1822 Walking Dress, etc.: muff and tippet

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1824 Ball Gown, etc.: petticoat

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1832 Burgundy Velvet Ball Gown

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“Georgina” 1858 Day Dress and 1857 Straw Hat

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“Georgina” 1858 Evening Bodice

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“Annabelle” 1859 Ball Gown, etc: chemise, drawers, and corset

“Belle” 1860 Ball Gown, etc: corset, hoop skirt, and petticoat

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“Sophie” 1861 Day Dress

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“Eleanor” 1862 Plaid Ball Gown

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“Evie” 1864 Ball Gown

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1883 Tailored Ensemble: chemise, corset, bustle, corset cover, petticoat, skirt, jacket, and hat

1885 Frills and Furbelows Dress (with 1885 Straw Hat and 1880s Corset)

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1885 Night Sky Fancy Dress (with 1880s Corset)

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1893 Ball Gown

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1895 Skating Ensemble

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1895 Herringbone Skirt and Dot Blouse

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1899 Evening Gown (and with a train)

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20th Century

1903 Ensemble: skirt, blouse, bolero, and hat

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1903 Tailored Ensemble: combination, corset, corset cover, petticoat, blouse, skirt, jacket, and hat

1910 Dowager Countess Evening Gown

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1912 Evening Gown

1913 Tailored Ensemble:  chemise, corset, corset cover, petticoat, blouse, skirt, jacket, and hat

1917 Ensemble: Knitted Sweater of Angorina, Waist, Skirt, Hat and Muff Set, Gaiters

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1919 Ivory Eyelet Dress

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1922 Blouse and 1920s Wide Brim Hat

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1924 Golden Robe de Style

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1925 Beaded Evening Gown

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1925 Swimsuit and c. 1920 Bathing Boots (not pictured)

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1926 Day Dress

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1927 Blush Sparkle Evening Gown

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1928 Evening Gown

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1930s Beach Ensemble: halter top and pants

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1950 Baroness Dress

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1953 Dot Dress

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Modern

Henrietta Maria’ Dress made from a Scroop Pattern

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My Favorite Winter Things Skirt

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Summer dress inspired by an Anne Adams pattern from the 1940s

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Bubble dots skirt inspired by the 1950s

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Vintage Inspired Wool 3/4 Circle Skirt

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3 responses to “Portfolio

  1. I love your new portfolio page! Wonderful examples of the breadth and depth of your work!

  2. What do you think of the Impressionism, Fashion, and Modernity show which was at the Met and is now at the Art Institute of Chicago?

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