To begin the Christmas season, here is an amazing holly-themed muslin gown from the 1820s.
It is in the Met collection, and I discovered it via Dr Kate Stradin‘s amazing fashion history Twitter account.
A swimsuit fashion show is held at the Hudson’s Bay Company in Vancouver, Canada on the 31st of May, 1932.
Make It in Denim by Hazel Todhunter was published at the beginning of November, 1977.
US Patent 1156808, 1913, was for modern underwear designed to reduce the bust!
Not sure why the picture says it’s 1915…