Rie’s apron dress. Inspired by the worker’s apron in the early 20th century. Front panel between an apron and a slip dress. Handmade forward facing organ pleats at waist in front and two hand stitch lines at every fold. Fabric : Glossy, heat processed Chintz linen. Fabric used as work clothing such as the French Biaude at the end of the 19th century to the beginning of the 20th century. The back is made with a separate cotton fabric. The back belt length is adjustable with buttons. 1910s French vintage glass buttons.