Hemlines Through the Ages: A Visual Representation - theFashionSpot
Image via dredsina.tumblr.com Came across this cute timeline of silhouettes by decade, from the 1920s on. Posted by Dredsina on Tumblr, each style is a variation on a formal white shirt, black skirt, black shoes and hosiery (the 70s look skips the pantyhose). People are always talking about the way hemlines jump up
1930s Sweetheart Overalls - The Foldline
A few years before Rosie-the-Riveter went off to work in her coveralls, she might have worn this adorable pair of overalls to the beach. This vintage pattern from the late 1930s has inset pieces at the waist to provide a flattering fit. Center back zipper at waistline and straight wide legs. Cross-over straps have button […]
WIW: A Casual Tuesday
Yesterday was gorgeous. The temperature neared 70 degrees though it was a bit windy. But I'm not complaining. It was also a day off from work for me so I made the best of it. I pieced together the below kit for bumming around town. click images to enlarge The pieces I chose are iconic. ~Early 1950s Bailey of Hollywood fedora ~1950s rayon Ricky jacket ~Modern Aris Allen wide-legged trousers ~Modern Stacy Adams 'Kingsman' spectators ~Modern faux suede casual shirt Note that only two pieces…
Details about ROWING CREW MEMBER PRESIDENT OF THE CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY BOAT CLUB DUDLEY WARD
This original antique Vanity Fair colored lithograph caricature is titled "THE PRESIDENT OF THE C. U. B. C.", by - Spy - Leslie Ward - published in "Vanity Fair" March 1900. This is not a reprint as I do not deal in copies/reproductions.
Three Soldiers Postcard
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Vintage Timely Clothes Ad from 1937 Poster
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Heavy Program, 1946 - Ivy Style
An encore from Esquire in the year 1946 (head over here to access the archives for a mere $4.99 per month). According to the text, the student on the left has a tweed suit cut in “conventional three-button style and easy lines.” The other fellow “sticks to the regulation two-tone saddle-strap shoes, checked tweed jacket ...