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Bespoke linen chemise, suitable for late 18th century and early 19th century

The neckline and the sleeves are adjustable with a coulisse/drawstring: the eyelets can be on the chemise's outside or on the inside (like the one in pictures) and are hand-sewn.

The chemise is machine sewed but you can request to have all the visible finishing parts (neckline, cuffs and hem) hand sewed: if you prefer this option chose "hand finished"

The chemise will be made in white linen like the one in pictures: send a message before purchase if you want/prefer a different color.


The corset is not included in the listing, the picture shows you how the chemise will look while worn under an historical stays: you can order these stays here in the shop. 
If you would like to request a combined shipping, it must be communicated before purchase.


You can also request to add the shawl (as shown in pictures) to your order: the shawl is suitable for the late 18th century, it measures 2,5 metres x 67 centimeters, it's made in ramie and the fringes are hand made.
The shawl will be made in the color/colors of your choice; send a message to know the available combinations or if you want/prefer a different fabric.
*fabric or color availability depends on the suppliers and can change from season to season*

Any design/fabric change and/or any addition of decorative details must be requested before purchase and involve a variation in costs.
For an estimate, please send an email at

Once you have placed your order, you will receive a list of the measurements that will be needed to make your bespoke garment/ garments plus a diagram / tutorial that will show you how to correctly take those measurements.

Processing time:
After the purchase, the fabric selection and receiving your measurements it takes about 35 / 45 business days for the chemise to be completed  (or 50 / 60 business days if you add the shawl to your order).
Your bespoke order will take part of a production cycle in which other garments and accessories are created.
For this reason it's recommended to order your gown in advance of your event/historical re-enactment/wedding date because not always it will be possible to speed your custom order.

This chemise will be shipped via DHL Express.
Shipping is tracked and insured: the courier will request a direct signature to deliver the package.

For non EU countries: custom charges are not included in the shipping or item price. Customs charges are to be covered by the customer at delivery.
See shipping policy here.

Company policy:
the item is non-refundable and non retournable: please be careful while taking your measurements and follow the diagram that will be provided to you. See: terms of purchase

Bespoke chemise late 18th century (1790-1810)

PriceFrom €160.00
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