1. A very cute girl’s linen dress with eyelet trim made in England circa 1885.

    A very cute girl’s linen dress with eyelet trim made in England circa 1885.

  2. A luxurious ‘Queen of Sheba’ fancy dress costume designed by Mon Pascaud in 1926.

    A luxurious ‘Queen of Sheba’ fancy dress costume designed by Mon Pascaud in 1926.

  3. A rather wonderful, can-can-esque fancy dress costume from the March 1835 edition of The Beau Monde.

    A rather wonderful, can-can-esque fancy dress costume from the March 1835 edition of The Beau Monde.

  4. A very fashion-forward harem jumpsuit from Bill Gibb’s Spring-Summer 1977 collection.
I’ve seen quite a few similar pieces walk down the runway in recent seasons.

    A very fashion-forward harem jumpsuit from Bill Gibb’s Spring-Summer 1977 collection.

    I’ve seen quite a few similar pieces walk down the runway in recent seasons.