Edwardian street style: Astonishing amateur images which capture the fashion of women in London and Paris over a century ago
Make one special photo charms for you, compatible with your Pandora bracelets. A formally dressed woman in a white dress and a black handbag walks along the street in London, on 15 June 1908 // Edward Linley Sambourne
Funny pictures about Victorian photo booth. Oh, and cool pics about Victorian photo booth. Also, Victorian photo booth photos.
13 Old-Timey Photos That Prove History Was Haunted
A Victorian "hidden mother' memento mori / post mortem photo / photograph. In the Victorian Era, women holding infants were often covered; because the photograph is meant to be cropped to show only the infant.
27 Badass Ladies Who Secured Your Right to Vote
Women were reviled, kicked, beaten, ostracized and battled so women could vote. Don't disrespect their sacrifice by not exercising your vote -- every time you have the chance. -- "An American suffragette proclaiming 'Women! Use your vote,' circa "
Princess Mathilde of Bavaria, the sixth child of Ludwig III of Bavaria and Maria theresa of Austria-Este. She died in 1906 at the age of her family published a group of her poems, translated into English by John Heard as Life-Dreams: The Poems
Gibson girl (Charles Dana Gibson late century in US and Canada). Appeared in the late century drew female beauty and represented beautiful American girls. Women with large bust and hips, waterfall curly hair pined-up loosely.
Sometimes, one simple picture can tell you more about history than any story you might read or any document you might analyze. these pictures are awesome.<< history is fucked up
woman riding side-saddle on an austrich. antique photograph of a woman riding an ostrich.
Krinolin – az abroncsszoknya harmadik diadalmenete
Abroncsszoknya 3. - krinolin. A 19. század első felében a szoknyaméret újra elkezdett növekedni, és hamarosan terjedelmes abroncsszoknyaként, krinolin néven boldogította a hölgyvilágot. És a karikatúra rajzolókat. A divat szeszélye a panier időszaka után néhány évtizedre lelohasztotta a nagy szoknyákat, de az 1820-30-as évektől ismét duzzadni...
In the late century, "tightlacing" among women was in vogue. Émilie Marie Bouchaud (stage name Polaire) was famous for her tiny, corsetted waist, which was reported to have a circumference no greater than 16 inches.
fuckyeahmodernflapper: “Edwardian actress Fannie Ward, enjoying a cup of tea.