Mauve and Gold Robe à la Française


Oh la la! Indulge in the captivating allure of the Mauve and Gold Robe à la Française Gown, where every stitch is a tribute to the timeless elegance of the 18th century.

The true showstopper of this gown lies in its meticulously crafted “sacque back” design. The sacque back, a hallmark of Rococo fashion, drapes the fabric in a lavish cascade of artful pleats that emanate from the shoulders. Each fold is a tribute to the meticulous craftsmanship of yesteryears, giving the gown a voluminous yet graceful silhouette that’s both regal and romantic.

The gown’s two toned irridescent fabric is meticulously gathered and pleated to create an intricate interplay of light and shadow, reminiscent of the interwoven stories of the past. The ruched trim along the edges adds an exquisite texture, drawing the eye along the curves and contours of the design.

As you glide through a ballroom or a formal garden, the sacque gown sways with your every movement, a dance of fabric that captures the essence of a bygone era. It’s a dress that not only speaks of historical grandeur but also creates an enchanting visual rhythm, turning every step you take into a mesmerizing performance.

This item includes one Robe à la Française gown with a coordinating skirt. This gown does not include the supportive undergarments you may need to create a historical silhouette. We recommend wearing underneath this gown a set of 18th century stays, a chemise, a petticoat, and a historically accurate bum roll.

At minimum we require 10 weeks to make this gown, but may need more time depending on current order volume. Please send us an email to discuss any deadlines you may have to receive this gown.

Care Instructions

Dry clean only


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Processing Time

All made-to-order items are handmade in Portland, Oregon. This means that your item will take some time for us to make — typically between 6-10 weeks, depending on our current order volume.

You can guarantee your processing time by selecting a Priority Processing Upgrade from the drop-down menu.

Please note that the processing time does not include shipping time. For example, an item purchased today with a 4 week processing time will be shipped 4 weeks from today.

Standard size corsets/stays are considered made-to-order unless otherwise noted. For custom fit items, this processing time begins from the time you submit your measurements. Failure to submit your measurements in a timely manner could result in your order being delayed.

Please note that the estimated delivery date is just an estimate. We only have a small team of fairies to help pattern, cut, sew, and ship your order, so sometimes orders can get delayed by a week or two. If you need your order by an exact date, we highly recommend adding Priority Processing to your order.

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