Category Archives: Fashion Through Time

Lovely Gowns and Hats from 1910

Today I roamed about the beautiful clothes at Anthropologie. I left the store empty-handed but full of blog post inspiration. In lieu of the lovely dresses and blouses at Anthropologie that I didn’t purchase, I created this post of Les Modes … Continue reading

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1902 Women’s Fashions – Les Modes

I was waiting on an email to arrive, so I thought I would check out some Les Modes fashions from 1902. I got a little carried away…

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How to Dress Becomingly in Mourning in 1885

The following appeared in Arthur’s Home Magazine published in 1885 in Philadelphia.  HOW TO DRESS BECOMINGLY IN MOURNING By Ella Rodman Church. BLACK has been so generally worn for a long time past that it is not always easy to distinguish between those who … Continue reading

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The Victorian Gentleman’s Guide To Dressing For Less

Wow. My blog life has gotten much easier since I began collecting all my historical material on Pinterest. Organization is a good thing in both my real and cyber worlds. Today I’m excerpting from  The Gentleman’s Art of Dressing with … Continue reading

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Lovely Hats and Gowns in Les Modes 1908

The children are going back to school tomorrow! I’m celebrating by creating a gallery of beautiful fashion from Les Modes 1908. Click on an image to enlarge it. 

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