Posted by Patricia Bingham on November 13, 1997 at 21:47:31:
In response to fichu, written by Kathy Hammel on October 22, 1997 at 20:58:58
I thought I should add this. Tippets and boas were not really the same thing as a fichu. Tippets and boas during the Regency were generally made of fur. A fichu is made of lace or a very fine fabric.
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