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Coco Chanel...wow, look at that posture! Such a beautiful and powerful woman...yet so fragile too.

Coco Chanel...wow, look at that posture! Such a beautiful and powerful woman...yet so fragile too.

Lily Elsie, the most photographed woman of Edwardian times...  "Everyone agrees that Lily Elsie has the most kissable mouth in all England... she possesses the Cupid's bow outline with the ends curving upward delicately, all ready for smiles.... Strangely enough, the women of the land were among her most devoted admirers." - Lily Elsie Recalls her Renunciation", Atlanta Constitution, 21 November 1915

Lily Elsie, the most photographed woman of Edwardian times... "Everyone agrees that Lily Elsie has the most kissable mouth in all England... she possesses the Cupid's bow outline with the ends curving upward delicately, all ready for smiles.... Strangely enough, the women of the land were among her most devoted admirers." - Lily Elsie Recalls her Renunciation", Atlanta Constitution, 21 November 1915

Hairstyle from early 1900's. My style resembled this one when my hair was long! I love these looks, another reason why bobby bins are my best friend.

Hairstyle from early 1900's. My style resembled this one when my hair was long! I love these looks, another reason why bobby bins are my best friend.

Unknown young Edwardian woman.   I want to share a fabulous website. It has vintage TOC videos (great fun), detailed TOC fashion info, and links to YouTube videos that show you how to recreate Victorian and Edwardian hairstyles - without needing 3 feet of hair to work with. Check it out:  http://doloresmonet.hubpages.com/hub/FashionHistoryEdwardianFashionTrends1890s1914

Unknown young Edwardian woman. I want to share a fabulous website. It has vintage TOC videos (great fun), detailed TOC fashion info, and links to YouTube videos that show you how to recreate Victorian and Edwardian hairstyles - without needing 3 feet of hair to work with. Check it out: http://doloresmonet.hubpages.com/hub/FashionHistoryEdwardianFashionTrends1890s1914

I don't know where to pin this... I figures stmpnk board would accept her with open arms... she is to pretty not to pin.

Edwardian beauties – inspiration

I don't know where to pin this... I figures stmpnk board would accept her with open arms... she is to pretty not to pin.

Riyasat-E-NABHA, Maharaja Pratap Singh of Nabha (21 September 1919-22 July 1995) was the last ruling MHARAJA of NABHA(dotted turban), 1944 he married Maharani Urmilla Devi Sahiba(1924-1997) the only daughter of Rana Udaybhanu singh of DHOLPUR(rajasthan)-sitting.

Riyasat-E-NABHA, Maharaja Pratap Singh of Nabha (21 September 1919-22 July 1995) was the last ruling MHARAJA of NABHA(dotted turban), 1944 he married Maharani Urmilla Devi Sahiba(1924-1997) the only daughter of Rana Udaybhanu singh of DHOLPUR(rajasthan)-sitting.

The Gill 'Du Prêt-à-Porter Practical Beautiful Hard Wearing Dress You’ll Love to Wear Every Day Every Where'. Crafted using the Highest Quality 10 oz. Heavy Weight Cotton Denim . A 'Haute Couture Spirit' Dress Designed as part of Kiraku’s Garden Clothing co’s collection to Make a Stand For All Gardeners and the like  Want to Look good but not Smothered in Carnation, Delphinium, Goldenrod or Rose Fabric  Multi Layered Functional Side Pocket, Perfect for...

The Gill 'Du Prêt-à-Porter Practical Beautiful Hard Wearing Dress You’ll Love to Wear Every Day Every Where'. Crafted using the Highest Quality 10 oz. Heavy Weight Cotton Denim . A 'Haute Couture Spirit' Dress Designed as part of Kiraku’s Garden Clothing co’s collection to Make a Stand For All Gardeners and the like Want to Look good but not Smothered in Carnation, Delphinium, Goldenrod or Rose Fabric Multi Layered Functional Side Pocket, Perfect for...

Maharani Sinita Devi of Cooch-Behar, 1900

Maharani Sinita Devi of Cooch-Behar, 1900

H.H. Maharani Siniti Devi, CI (b. at Sens House, Calcutta, d. at Ranchi, November sometime Regent of Cooch-Behar and President of the State Council, eldest daughter of Babu Keshab Chandra Sen. Married 5 March 1878 Colonel H.H.