Women's Religiously Observant Plain Dress
Quaker Plain Dress
Plain dress among Quakers
My Life as a Plain Quaker
George Fox, founder of the Society of Friends(Quakers)... from A Collection of Many Select and Christian Epistles, Letters, and Testimonies (London 1698)
"Friends, keep out of the vain fashions of the world; let not your eyes, minds, and spirits run after every fashion (in attire) of the nations; for that will lead you from the solid life into unity with that spirit that leads to follow the fashions of the nations, after every fashion of apparel that gets up: but mind that which is sober and modest, and keep to your plain fashions, that you may judge the World, . . ."
AND all that will know the right Way, or High-Way, or Path to the Church of God, 2 Thess. I. must walk in the Light, which is the Life in Christ, and that will guide them to Christ, the way to God, the Head of the Church, the Rock and Foundation of God that stands sure.
And now, Dear Friends, my Desires are that you may live in the Love of God, and in the Unity of His Spirit, which is the Bond of Peace, in which you will all be Kind and Courteous one to another, and so the GOd of all ...