A chemisette (from French, "little chemise") is an article of women's clothing worn to fill in the front and neckline of any garment. Chemisettes give the appearance of a blouse or shirt worn under the outer garment without adding bulk at the waist or upper arm.
- Godey's Lady's Book (links to online editions)
- 1850s in fashion
- 1860s in fashion
- Trim (sewing)
- Victorian fashion
- S.F.A. Caulfield and B.C. Saward, The Dictionary of Needlework, 1885.
- Picken, Mary Brooks: The Fashion Dictionary, Funk and Wagnalls, 1957. (1973 edition ISBN 0-308-10052-2)