Dating Vintage Clothing - How Do You Know About That Stuff? - Part 1 - Clothing Labels
Madame Babani, a contemporary of both Mariano Fortuny and Maria Gallenga. Babani was most known for her embroidered Asian influenced themes .
Probably the most important clue in dating your vintage clothing, labels are a treasure-chest of information. Study the label – take note of design, layout and typography. Familiarize yourself with typography styles of the specific eras.
Vintage clothing label - Alexander's of California Original. I love the cactus graphic - not something one automatically associates with California.