Here is the beautiful blog of a young lady who recreates historical costumes.
Historical Costume Long Skirt - Wedgwood Blue Floral Print Cotton - Colonial, Pioneer, Civil War Reenactments.
American Duchess:Historical Costuming: V251: Starting the Indienne Gown, 1780s | Historical Costuming and sewing of Rococo 18th century clothing, 16th century through 20th century, by designer Lauren Reeser
Before the Automobile: 1760's robe à la Française
Renaissance historical costume skirts - McCalls sewing pattern - Size 14-20
Claire Fraser Outlander costume Marie Antoinette von RococoPassion
Detail of costumes designed by Michael O’Connor for The Duchess (2008). Images courtesy of fripperiesandfobs
Fifteen different fables, from "Alice in Wonderland" to "The Little Mermaid," are illustrated through runway looks and historical costumes.
Court Manteau: ca. 1810, silk satin-lined moiré silk with woven pattern, embellished with velvet, chenille embroidery, beads
Lovely 18th century gown reproduction. Found at http://augustintytar.blogspot.com/2011/09/1770s-robe-langlaise-la-polonaise-2011.html