German Belle Époque hairstyles in 1906.

Germany, Belle Époque, hairstyles,
German Belle Époque hairstyles in 1906.

German Belle Époque hairstyles in 1906.

Gallery: Historic hairstyles. „Album de coiffures histories“ by E. Nissy. Published 1890 by Albert Brunet.

Tags: Sans-Ventre-line. Straight-fronted corset. Edwardian fashion era, Belle Époque, The Gibson Girl, Art nouveau period.

RelatedLe costume moderne. Journal illustré de modes. Specialist journal for the entire women’s costume compartment. Published by C. Heinemann, Berlin 1906.

Source: Women’s hairstyles 1906. German General hairdresser newspaper.

Note:  Drecoll Lace Theatre Gown. Paris Spring Season 1913.

Support and Seduction: The History of Corsets and Bras (Abradale Books) by Beatrice Fontanel.

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From the ancient Greeks to Mae West and Madonna, this light-hearted book charts the changing shapes of female beauty. The elegant and amusing images - including fashion drawings, paintings, photographs, and film stills - illustrate the often surprising history of the garments women have worn for support - and seduction.


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