Explore Paris Winter, Vintage Corset, and more!

Advertisement from Grands magasins au printemps Paris, Winter 1909-1910

historicalfashion: “ Advertisement from Grands magasins au printemps Paris, Winter I love the dots on the corset in the upper left and the cameo lace on the bottom left corset!

1916 catalogue, note the change of emphasis of the tiny-waisted corsets  (1900-1912) to this much less fitted corseting. Here you can see how this will develop into the more modern girdle.

1916 catalogue, note the change of emphasis of the tiny-waisted corsets to this much less fitted corseting. Here you can see how this will develop into the more modern girdle. Inspiration for Catharine's corset

1890s Fashion Underwear illustration Corset Covers Drawers Pantaloons Night Gowns Chemises Antique 1898 - Great to Frame

Fashion Underwear illustration Corset Covers Drawers Pantaloons Night Gowns Chemises Antique 1898 - Great to Frame Más

shoes 1700s 18th century rococo womenswear - picslist.com

Century Shoes [ being more familiar with shoe details might translate better to the book cover than clothing details but a decorative book arts book doesn't get the wear a shoe does so I can go for a few more delicate details ]

my-ear-trumpet:Corsets

Au Bon Marche Corsets - 1902 catalog page depicting six Edwardian "S-bend" corsets and one early bra.

1905 corsets in The Delineator by WearingHistory, via Flickr

Today I have, what I think, are the most gorgeous pages of corsets I have ever seen in an Edwardian magazine. These are both from a copy of The Delineator I have in my archives from September,

From "Behind the Curtain" - non-elasticized hosiery was enough of an issue in the 1920s for there to be several patents filed for devices that allowed women to not wear a girdle or garter belt. Second, having some type of ornamentation at the top of one's stocking was extremely popular and wearing silk garters in addition to elastic garters was very likely.

Patent Application for Garters - used for rolled down stockings - 1926

Pinterest
Search