Cream crinoline gown with blue embroidery, by Norman Hartnell. Worn by Queen Elizabeth II during the Tour of Canada and the United States of America, October Black-and-white photo "Queen Elizabeth in Williamsburg, dated October
Need to read this- My Notorious Life Based on a true story, this is historical fiction at it's best.
LOT 504 WOOL COAT with APPLIQUE and FUR TRIM, EARLY 20th C. - whitakerauction
FAKE fur is BETTER. Whitaker Auctions calls this a "wizard coat" because it has "exaggerated wizard sleeves." Wool, with those sleeves appliquéd in darker brown with black silk tassels, fur collar and cuff, contrasting faux button trim and satin lining.
Vintage photographs of beautiful women I found at Zazzle Early French postcard Vintage Naughty French Pin Up Girl Photograp.
Lily Elsie---A classic Gibson girl blouse with yards of lace insertion.
While white is now de rigueur for bridal attire, the fashion for white wedding gowns originated only in the late century. This dress is a good example of the more practical century practice of brides wearing colored gowns for weddings.