Glad Rags & Curios: Unique Fashions from the Past

Curio Vintage is located on 379 Moody Street in Waltham, Massachusetts, and online at Rubylane.

Here's a selection of some of our favorite items and stories.

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    Circa 1887 late Victorian Velvet Winter Visite Mantelet
 Lined in thickly quilted brown satin, this mantelet features long, pompom trimmed lappets (or tails) in front, and a back trimmed with passementerie and cut high to accommodate the bustles which were fashionable at the time.

    Circa 1887 late Victorian Velvet Winter Visite Mantelet

    Lined in thickly quilted brown satin, this mantelet features long, pompom trimmed lappets (or tails) in front, and a back trimmed with passementerie and cut high to accommodate the bustles which were fashionable at the time.

    (Source: rubylane.com)

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