▓█ ❥ႽႵεpჩαniễ Rεnẳε®™ ~ My Personal Style: century Egyptian dress of Assuit. Assuit is a textile marrying cotton or linen mesh with small strips of metal, with its origins dating back to Ancient Egypt.
Day dresses, Lamp shade or tunic styles. An elongated top over a tight skirt. Note the change from Gibson Girl fashion at the turn of the century. Art Nouveau slim, trailing gowns are coming into fashion.
Project Journal: 1864 Ball Gown Part IV: Three Series Of Photos