Inspired by Martha Washington’s bathing gown, this simple piece is for those wishing to take the sea air in the height of fashionable 18th century swimwear.
Time period: 1780s-1820s
Fabric: Medium weight linen in your choice of color
Thread: linen (+ cotton if hand finished)
"Hand Sewn" indicates an item that is made with the most historically accurate methods possible. "Hand Finished" looks entirely correct on the outside, but contains modern interior seam finishes. "Machine Stitched" uses period correct shapes, but is done with modern methods.
A request for measurements will be sent to the email used at checkout.
As these items are made to order, please indicate if you need this by a specific date. Usually, turnaround time is about 8-10 weeks from purchase.