1860 The vast hoop skirts of the mid-19th century were supported by crinolines – steel, cage-like structures worn with a corset and petticoats. They were cumbersome and dangerous (it was tricky to sit down and to get in and out of carriages plus they could get trapped in machinery and catch fire) but at least they were lightweight and allowed the wearer’s legs to move freely. The crinoline reached its maximum dimensions in 1860 and then started to shrink to less ludicrous proportions.
Em bom português, a ‘parede de galeria’ é uma forma de você rechear sua parede de quadros, seja de forma displicente, alinhada ou o que for. Acho que traz tanta personalidade e muito estilo à parede, observe! Quero!
Four Antique Hoops and Bustles for Poupee For lady dolls from about 12"-23". In various styles,including a wire-framed bustle,a padded fabric bustle,two woven hoops,and large back hoop with attached underskirt for the long train of a gown. Excellent condition. French,19th century,rare models offer a wonderful study in fashion.