1950's Fabulousity

classic WILL STEINMAN ORIGINAL blue & white polkadot full skirt pin-up party dress with attached crinoline~

Beautiful high-collared floral number, ca. 1900. How long do you think it took to sew in those pleats?

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Dress Date: ca. 1900 Culture: American Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 70 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of The New York Historical Society, 1979

Evening Dress Jean-Philippe Worth, 1902 The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Designed by Jean-Philippe Worth for House of Worth circa 1902 made from Silk plain weave (faille), brocaded with silk and gold and silver metallic yarns, bodice trimmed with machine-made net and silk satin ribbon.

Warner Bros. corset, circa 1889, USA (Photograph courtesy The Museum at FIT)

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