Girl in swimwear 1910s – French Postcard
Auguste Racinet. The Costume History Hardcover – Illustrated, November 4, 2015
by Françoise Tétart-Vittu (Author)
Racinet's Costume History is an invaluable reference for students, designers, artists, illustrators, and historians; and a rich source of inspiration for anyone with an interest in clothing and style.
Jeanne Paquin Model of Crepe Chinois. Paris Spring Season 1913. Paris Rose Crepe Chinois. Draped skirt and chiffon to match tunic with braided ornaments to match on front and back… Read More
The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)
From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)
Premet Model of Needle Cord. Paris Spring Season 1913. Cafe au Lait. Needle Cord. Draped skirt with fine soutache of embroidery on side of skirt. Buttons trim coat and French… Read More
Drecoll Model of Moire Crepe Gilda. Paris Spring Season 1913. French Blue Moire Crepe Gilda. Gracefully draped skirt. Girdle and belt of black satin. Bulgarian embroidery on sash end. White… Read More
Worth Model of Black Crepe Chinois. Paris Spring Season 1913. Embroidered ornaments trim waist and tunic. White net undersleeves and maline lace cuffs. Silk buttons trim sleeves. Vest front of… Read More
Premet Model of navy Needle Cord. Paris fashion 1913. One-piece dress of navy Needle Cord Cloth embroidered in black soutache and black buttons. Plain cloth belt and gold buckle and… Read More
Model of Cote de Cheval. Costume by couturier Georgette Gabey, 1913. Ravenswing Blue Silk Cote de Cheval. Heavily-embroidered panel in front. Black satin girdle. Chiffon waist to match over gold… Read More
Drecoll Lace Theatre Gown. Paris Spring Season 1913. Black crepe Georgette, and tan Callot chiffon underskirt with cream net top lace flounce. Black satin belt, and sash with long ends.… Read More
Paquin Model of Moire Crepe Gilda. Paris Spring Season 1913. Moire Crepe Gilda shell pink satin, trims underskirt and point on waist. Black bone buttons studded with rhinestones down centre… Read More
French vintage swimwear, hair and headdress in 1910s.