fashion in history

“My grandmother demonstrating the Three-point belt as a model for Volvo, 1959.”

“A photo my grandparents took of themselves via self timer,1950.”

A 17-year old Frida Kahlo poses for a family photo wearing a traditional gentleman’s 3-piece suit, 1924

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PARIS LABEL HIGH-NECK LACE GOWN, 1906

1-piece cream silk chiffon with Brussels lace overlay having boned bodice and collar, full chiffon sleeve with lace cap, tulle cuff and satin bows, pleated satin cummerbund with jeweled buckle, full trained skirt. Shown without silk taffeta underskirt. Petersham label: Henriette Favre Rue de la Paix.5