18th Century Stomachers

Additional Resources

Patterns of Fashion 1: Englishwomen’s dresses and their construction, c. 1660-1860

What Clothes Reveal: The Language of Clothing in Colonial and Federal America 18th Century Embroidery Techniques

Art of the embroiderer

Embroidered stomachers

Quilted stomachers

Stomachers with applied trimmings (passementerie, fly fringe, lace, etc.)

Other stomachers