Fashion Revealed

Sep 01

omgthatdress:

Summer Corset
1875
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

omgthatdress:

Summer Corset

1875

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Jul 28

Jun 09

[video]

Jun 02

[video]

beautifulcentury:

1890 ca ‘Zwei Damen bei der Toilette, Paris’ ink and Pencil by Raphaël Kirchner by carlylehold on Flickr.

beautifulcentury:

1890 ca ‘Zwei Damen bei der Toilette, Paris’ ink and Pencil by Raphaël Kirchner by carlylehold on Flickr.

(via edwardian-time-machine)

May 30

[video]

May 23

whenasinsilks:

Bra, cotton backed with nylon wadding in cups, c. 1962, British.
Manchester Art Gallery accession no. 1993.21

whenasinsilks:

Bra, cotton backed with nylon wadding in cups, c. 1962, British.

Manchester Art Gallery accession no. 1993.21

whenasinsilks:

Girdle, nylon and lycra, 1960s, British.
Victoria and Albert Museum accession no. T.291-1993

whenasinsilks:

Girdle, nylon and lycra, 1960s, British.

Victoria and Albert Museum accession no. T.291-1993

May 21

omgthatdress:

Stays
1770s
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

omgthatdress:

Stays

1770s

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

(via costumehistory)

ephemeral-elegance:

Underpinnings: Bustle, Corset, Chemise, and Drawers, ca. 1870-80s
via KCI

ephemeral-elegance:

Underpinnings: Bustle, Corset, Chemise, and Drawers, ca. 1870-80s

via KCI

(via themadcostumedesigner)

May 20

[video]

historicalcorsets:

Cotton sateen corset c. 1810-40
Accession Number: 1973-273-4a,b

historicalcorsets:

Cotton sateen corset c. 1810-40

Accession Number: 1973-273-4a,b

(Source: philamuseum.org)

May 19

whenasinsilks:

Bra, satin, netting, metal boning and elastic, c. 1935, British.
Victoria and Albert Museum accession no. T.104-1981

whenasinsilks:

Bra, satin, netting, metal boning and elastic, c. 1935, British.

Victoria and Albert Museum accession no. T.104-1981

May 18

Silk petticoat, ca. 1860.
From the Kentucky Historical Society.

Silk petticoat, ca. 1860.

From the Kentucky Historical Society.

Cotton wrapper/dressing gown probably owned by Margaret Ann Hale, ca. 1850.
From the Kentucky Historical Society.

Cotton wrapper/dressing gown probably owned by Margaret Ann Hale, ca. 1850.

From the Kentucky Historical Society.