The 30s saw the birth and rise of ready to wear clothing and the production of cheaper, man-made fabrics. Fashion was now available to most not just the privileged few and it was beautifully designed, cut and made. This clearly had an influence on fashion during this time - as clothes for all classes became became an outward expression.
I have been away from wordpress for so so long. So a collation of several posts on the Indian summer that I did on tumblr. The initial images I downloaded a few weeks ago were not watermarkedsubsequently they have watermarks.
Dresses from the s had a slim, straight silhouette. Key styles were chemises, often with dropped waistlines and assymetrical or handkerchief hems. Evening wear was often elaborately beaded. More info on 20s fashion.
French couture quality, embroidered tulle dress, c. The attention to detail and fine hand finishing suggest the dress came from a couture fashion house. Exquisitely hand embroidered with padded satin stitch, tiny French knots, and open-work fill.
Sheer celadon green organza gown with blown glass buttons at waist, dramatic puff sleeves and 2 piece pale gold taffeta underdress. Underdress was likely all one piece but was altered into a camisole and elastic waist half slip. Sash tie in back on overdress.
We have all of Jitterbuggin's reproduction line, and it releases throughout August! See the pieces in our new Autumn Collection as they arrive between August 5th and August 18th! Read the newest issue of our seasonal yearbook. This year, we realized that we'd made a BBC style mystery show set at an all girl's school.
The reality is that because times were so hard, men and women yearned to live vicariously through the fantastical fashions in the theater and attempt to re-create for themselves using sewing patterns and other do-it-yourself methods of clothing production. Thus, nine-to-five fashions were more utilitarian toward comfort and ease of movement. Feel free to scroll through the post to see all of the s fashion trends, or click any of the links below to be taken immediately to the text within the article.