|Kirsten Dunst, Marie Antoinette (2006)|
|Amazing Grace (2006)|
These ornamenta trimmings lined the edges of the bodice, from the shoulders to the waist, where it meets the stomacher -- still around and tormenting its wearers after two centuries. Since women often designed their robings and stomachers themselves, bodices became a showcase for personal taste.
|Marie Antoinette (2006)|
|18th Century corsets via Pinterest.|
Courtesy of Let There Be Clothes by Lynn Schnurnberger