Beach fashions, 1923

A history of swimsuits and bathing suits in the for both women and men plus accessories like the paper parasol. Where to buy bathing suits too.

A Khampa Tibetan woman

A Khampa Tibetan girl in traditional ceremonial costume from Palyul county, with traditional headdress of strands of turquoise and gold. The costume and ornaments probably consist of much of the family's wealth and savings.

House of Lanvin, 1923

Evening dress House of Lanvin (French, founded Designer: Jeanne Lanvin (French, Date: spring/summer 1923 Culture: French Medium: silk, metal, feather. I love the Turkish influence (embroidered motifs)

Exposition Universelle de 1900. Le globe était une attraction pour les visiteurs venus du monde entier qui assis dans des fauteuils admiraient des panoramas du système solaire...

TwitHistorias de la Historia.- París, 1900 y la Exposición Universal (El Reto Histórico)

Paris 1900 - I guess the tower really was just part of the World's Fair.

* Afternoon dress silk ca. 1923 Paul Poiret

Paul Poiret (French, Paris Paris), silk, ca. This image shows the blue color better than most and shows the kimono sleeves.

Sears catalog page, 1923.

1923 Dainty Frocks in Summer's New Colors From vintageadbrowser dress fashion color illustration magazine catalogue