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Frontier Fashions of the 1860s. By: Emily Covert a nd Jasmine Sinclair. Design of their clothes. They made their clothes with the simplest designs possible Made the cheapest clothes possible Used the cheapest materials that they could.

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Frontier fashions of the 1860s

Frontier Fashions of the 1860s

By: Emily Covert

and

Jasmine Sinclair


Design of their clothes
Design of their clothes

  • They made their clothes with the simplest designs possible

  • Made the cheapest clothes possible

  • Used the cheapest materials that they could


The wagon train already had enough weight with out the weight of the fancy fabrics

The people on the frontier never saw many expensive fabrics, or nice clothes.

The wagon train already had enough weight with out the weight of the fancy fabrics


The effects of jobs on clothing
The Effects of Jobs on clothing or nice clothes.

  • Depending on what kind of jobs the woman had effected the clothes they wore.

    Ex: School teacher- Long dress

    Ex: Stay at home mom- Long able to get dirty dress

    Ex: Church woman- Long nice dress/keep clean dress


Western clothes
Western Clothes or nice clothes.

  • Always a dress made from gingham, calico, cotton, or linsey-woolsey also called druget (coarse fabric but cheep)

  • Silk/wool stockings that came above the knee

  • No pants ever it was against the customs

  • They also wore aprons to keep their clothes clean


Materials that they used
Materials that they used or nice clothes.

The fabrics Cotton , Linsey -Woolsey, Calico, and Gingham are all very inexpensive fabrics

Linsey-Woolsey

Calico

Cotton

Gingham


The elements of a dress
The elements of a dress or nice clothes.

  • “V” shaped bodice

  • corset

  • chemise

  • drawers

  • undersleeve

  • apron

  • petticoat

  • bonnet


Dress elements from the frontier
Dress elements from the Frontier or nice clothes.

  • Bodice-the part of a woman's dress or undergarment that covers the upper body; a close-fitting, often laced-up top worn over a blouse in the past or as part of some national costumes

  • Corset- a stiffened garment worn by women to shape the waist and breasts; a stiff undergarment with laces to fasten it tightly, formerly worn to shape and support the body


Elements of the dress cont
Elements of the dress cont. or nice clothes.

  • Chemise-a long loose dress, sometimes loosely belted at the waist or hip; a long loose undergarment shaped like a dress

  • Petticoat- a woman's undergarment that is sometimes decorated and consists of an underskirt with or without a bodice; U.S. something that resembles a petticoat, e.g. ruffles sewn on a skirt or a skirt-shaped covering for something; an offensive term for a woman or girl, or women in general


Elements of the dress cont1
Elements of the dress cont. or nice clothes.

  • Drawers- large old-fashioned underpants with short legs, worn by men or women

  • Bonnet-a hat framing the face and usually tied under the chin, worn by a woman or girl


Elements of the dress cont2
Elements of the dress cont. or nice clothes.

  • Apron-a garment worn over the front of clothes to keep them clean during working, especially cooking


The adaptation to environment
The Adaptation to Environment or nice clothes.

When they came up with the design of the clothes they took into consideration that they have to work still.