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Historic Oakley House gown

We recently completed a Late Regency era gown and shift for Audubon State Historic Site in Louisiana. Working with their interpretive ranger, I came up with this gown. She requested, three quarter length fitted sleeves. No ruffles. And preferably no green trim.

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This gown will be used for interpretation at the historic Oakley House (c. 1806)- once home to famous naturalist and artist John James Audubon.

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I think it came out quite lovely. It is ultra feminine, light as a feather, and just perfect for a breezy Louisiana summer afternoon!

For more info about this gown or any of our custom designed garments, please visit our catalog or email us at info@maggiemayfashions.com

You can learn more about Oakley House and Audubon State Historic Park here: http://audubonstatehistoricsite.wordpress.com/

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