Wow and wow! Circa 1907 photo of a lovely lady opulently adorned in a "visiting dress" with fabrics, tassels, beading, embroidery, as well as and bows upon the magnificent hat. Original text in French: Robe de visite par Redfern, 1907.
By Michelle Styles Thirteen items from a fashionable woman's trousseau of the 1830s: This comes from a list contained in Alison Adburham's Shops and Shopping 1800-1914: Where and In What Manner the Well Dressed Englishwoman bought her clothes (rev edn, George Allen & Unwin, London, 1981). 1. 9 chemises 2. 6 nightdresses 3. 6 Paris long cloth drawers; 3 trimmed with lace 4. 2 long cloth petticoats, tucked and one trimmed with work 5. 3 flannel petticoats 6. 3 camisoles, trimmed with work…
Young girl with a doll's house in the garden
Location: Queensland, Australia Date: 1920 - 1930 View this image at the State Library of Queensland: hdl.handle.net/10462/deriv/67817 Information about State Library of Queensland’s collection: pictureqld.slq.qld.gov.au/