"Waspie" corset | V&A | 1948

Today’s theme is…mid-century support garments!

omgthatdress:

Evening Dress decorated with jewel beetle wings
1850
The Kyoto Costume Institute

omgthatdress:

Evening Dress decorated with jewel beetle wings

1850

The Kyoto Costume Institute

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omgthatdress:

Dress
Hattie Carnegie, 1950s
The Frock

omgthatdress:

Dress

Hattie Carnegie, 1950s

The Frock

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fashionsfromhistory:

Mourning Dress
Charlotte Duclos
c.1910
MET

fashionsfromhistory:

Mourning Dress

Charlotte Duclos

c.1910

MET

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snow-and-resin asked: never apologize for cats.

…SO GREAT! Two of the same cat loving asks! <3

lorpus asked: Never apologize for a cat post!

Y’all are…

Sorry for the cat post, y’all. That was supposed to go to my personal blog!

At least it was cute :)

More research for the block-printed Regency! This time, an in-depth look at my inspiration dress.
fashionsfromhistory:

Bathing Suit
Gabar 
1948-1955
McCord Museum

fashionsfromhistory:

Bathing Suit

Gabar 

1948-1955

McCord Museum

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Worth tea gown | Musée Galliera | 1896
Ending with a favourite.

Worth tea gown | Musée Galliera | 1896

Ending with a favourite.


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