Girl with a big straw hat. Soldier’s postcard c. 1916th.

Lovers, postcard, German, Art-deco, fashion, costumes,
German Soldier’s postcard

Art-deco era 1910s, Germany. 

Girl with a big straw hat and a white summer dress on an old postcard.

Soldier’s postcard of the 1st World War. Text: The high, high mountains, the deep, deep valley, Today I see my darling for the very last time.

Illustration, damasks, ornament
Note:  The moonstruck. The bachelor 1920s.
0 0 votes
Article Rating
Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments


Couture: then and now Clothes define people. A person's clothing, whether it's a sari, kimono, or business suit, is an essential key to his or her culture, class, personality, or even religion. The Kyoto Costume Institute recognizes the importance of understanding clothing sociologically, historically, and artistically.