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Explore 1920s Fashion
October 5, 2011 – 3:35 am | 2,464 Comments
Explore 1920s Fashion

1920s fashions exhibited an unprecedented transformation from the heavily corseted figure of the Victorian era into an almost boyish silhouette.

Youth and Beauty: Art of the American Twenties
October 5, 2011 – 3:34 am | 2,063 Comments
Youth and Beauty: Art of the American Twenties

The twenties saw a vigorous renewal of figurative art that melded uninhibited body-consciousness with classical ideals.

Antique Swatchbooks
September 28, 2011 – 3:10 am | 2,916 Comments
Antique Swatchbooks

Antique fabric swatches are treasured as a source of instruction and of inspiration.

Learning about Fashion
September 26, 2011 – 3:33 am | 3,305 Comments
Learning about Fashion

In order to truly envision the fashions of the past, we need to examine period photographs.