trained undergown, lined overgown skirt in possibly a pale blue and white damask, hanging sleeves with blue silk lining
English Wool Jacket (No. 2493). Lancashire fabric looks like robust tweed, feels soft to the touch. Shapely princess seams. Intrepid epaulettes, double-breasted front. With self belt, satin lining.Taffeta Silk Skirt (No. 2546), a mid-calf cut of material that’s been an emblem of elegance since Mr. Shakespeare’s day (“taffeta phrases, silken terms”), with lots of crisp, stitched-down pleats. The wide self belt is removable.
Rococo [ruh-KOH-koh]: florid or excessively elaborate
A long dress in tulle embroidered with flowers inspired by an English country garden. The short-sleeved silhouette is cut with a cinched waist, and the skirt is gathered for fullness. A detachable silk slip lines the design. Balance the fine-spun fabric with an extra-long knitted scarf.
Shop the Aya Skirt in Lilac Flower Silk at Mulberry.com. Cut for an A-line shape, the Aya Skirt is crafted from a beautiful flower print silk. Enhanced by flouncy ruffles around the waist, it perfectly captures the romantic spirit of 17th century English gardens.