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The Dictionary of Fashion History

Valerie Cumming, C. W. Cunnington and P. E. Cunnington


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  • Crinolette

Crinolette

Dictionary entry

Page: 59

(F)

Period: 1868–ca. 1873.

A small form of cage crinoline hooped behind only; “of steel half hoops with horsehair or crinoline flounces forming a bustle”.