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EXPLANATION OF THE PRINTS OF FASHION.
No, 1-Opera, or Gala Dress. White kid gloves. The shawl or long A robe of Imperial blue sarsnet, shot with mantle generally thrown over this dress should wbite, with a demi train, ornamented with fine 1 be of Maria Louisa blue, with very deep French lace down each side the front and round | fringe. –This elegant dress is the invention the bottom; the trimming surmounted by a of Mrs. THOMAS, corner of Chaucery-lane, white satin ribband; tbe robe left open a small Fleet-street. space down the front, and fastened with clasps of sapphire and pearl over a white satin slip GENERAL OBSERVATIONS petticoat: short fancy sleeve to correspond
ON with the ornaments of the role. Parisiau cap
FASHION AND DRESS. made open, formed of rows of fine lace and
Votaries and observers of fashion, but not strings of pearl, the hair dressed a-la-Hen.
her slaves, we follow her through her verrielte of France, appearing between, and much l1
satile paibs, catch her varied attractions, and sep rated on the forehead. Pearl necklace,
present ber changes to our readers as they and hoop earrings of tbe same. Scarf shawl
pass before us in gay succession. iv twisted drapery of fine white lace. White
Now the pelisse reposes safely in the cedar kid gloves and fan of ivory, ornamented with
press, and the velvet and fur are embued with gold. Slippers the same colour as the robe,
spicy odours, the preservatives 'of Turkey with white rosettes. This beautiful dress is
leather, camphire, and cedar shavings, which the invention of Miss WALTERS, Wigmore- l defend their warm and rich texture from the street, Cavendish-square.
ll destructive moth, till winter shall again re.. No. 2.-EVENING Dress. Il assume ber frozen empire. A pale willow green, sbot with white; or | To these comfortable shields to the female plain white gossamer satin slip, with a demi || form, have succeeded the spenser, the mantrain fringed with silver; short close sleeves tilla, and the scarf shawl; the former of these the same as the slip, termioated with rows of articles is most in favour for walking, with a scallops. Short Grecian robe of white crape, bonnet of tlie same: these bonnets are now embroidered and fringed with silver ; the waist beut over the forehead, and the fower is transof satin, ornamented with pearls, beads, or a ferred from beneath to the front, or round delicale trimming of silver; girdles à-la- ll the crown of the bonnet; but the most fa. repentie, formed of silver cordon and rich silver vourite ornament is a long white ostrich tassels. Anne of Denmark hat, of white satin, ll feather. with a long white ostrich feither drooping over The most prevailing colour for spensers the front, and surmounted by a small bunch is pink shot with blue, and trimmed romod the of rose.buds or wild honey-suckles ; pearl waist with a white gossamer kind of fring: baudeau discovered on the right side of the Mantillas made of cloured silk, trimmed head. Maltese earrings of pearl and sapphires, with black lace, are much in requisition; the with pearl necklace and cross to co respond. most elegant of these articles forms a short White satin slippers, fringed with silver. cloak, sitting close to the shape, by the conNo. XXXIII. Vol. V.-N.S.