1885 (July) Princess Beatrice in her going away dress

This is how a respectable girl dresses to go on her honeymoon.

From pinterest.com/ajackson1912/princess-beatrice/.

1885 (July) Princess Beatrice in her going away dress From pinterest.com/ajackson1912/princess-beatrice/.png

Beatrice’s cap is about as close to a poke bonnet as 1885 fashion would permit. The big front-hinged cuffs are noteworthy while her bustle is subdued for 1885.

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