A collection of Edwardian photographs, depicting some of the hairstyles of the time, like the Low Pompadour. Hatpin Hairstyle. Side-Swirls. Flapper (The title ‘Flapper’ originally referred to teenage girls who wore their hair in single plait which often terminated in a wide ribbon bow.) & the pompadour.
Worth tea gown, 1895
From the Musee Galliera via the Huffington Post
Holy technicolour beauty… I WANT YOU!
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
I love the neckline of this dress.
Modern Hub Art Stove. Smith and Anthony Stove Company, Boston, MA., n.d. Mayer, Merkel & Ottmann, 21-25 Warren St., New York, lithographers.
I am actually lusting after a stove. It’s just so beautiful.
A bracelet from the 1860s. French-inspired ‘manchette’ or cuff bracelets became extremely fashionable throughout Europe in the 1850s and 60s. This bracelet is made of gold textured to look like cloth with a button and buttonhole design made of pearl and turquoise.
Fascinating Fashion of the 1800’s!