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Debbie Baskerville

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Modern History of Fashion: Week 3 Resources
« on: March 15, 2013, 12:41:06 pm »
Remember the Kyoto Costume Institute for all eras: http://www.kci.or.jp/archives/digital_archives/index_e.html

Also, The Museum at F.I.T.:http://fashionmuseum.fitnyc.edu/


"What Victorians Wore"- very detailed accounts of styles and other period information:http://www.victorianweb.org/art/costume/costumeov.html

Information about home decor and furnishings:http://www.fashion-era.com/homelife_changes.htm

Topics covering 19th Century Art, Decor and Fashion from the Met Museum:http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hi/te_index.asp?i=18

"Nineteenth-Century Silhouette and Support":http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/19sil/hd_19sil.htm

About Charles Worth: http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/wrth/hd_wrth.htm

Topics covering Victorian Era Trends, Fashion, Decor, Industry, Architecture, etc., from the V&A Museum:http://www.vam.ac.uk/page/v/victorian-design/

About mourning etiquette and styles:https://www.msu.edu/user/beltranm/mourning/mourning.htm

Victorian Era Clothing and Accessories:http://www.vintagetextile.com/gallery_victorian.htm

Photo Gallery by years, mostly men: http://www.gentlemansemporium.com/gallery.php

From the Museum at FIT's Pinterest Page 1850-1870:http://pinterest.com/museumatfit/fashion-history-1850-1870/

From the Museum at FIT's Pinterest Page 1870-1900:http://pinterest.com/museumatfit/fashion-history-1870-1900/


Background Information on the Era and Its Styles:http://www.tudorlinks.com/treasury/articles/view1900.html

Women's Edwardian Era Clothing:http://www.vintagetextile.com/gallery_edwardian.htm
And more:http://www.vintagetextile.com/edwardian.htm

Girls styles: http://edwardian-clothing.blogspot.com/search/label/Children%27s%20Clothing

Blog Post About the Edwardian Dandy:http://edwardianpromenade.com/fashion/the-dandy/

About Men's Styles: http://www.blacktieguide.com/History/06-Edwardian.htm

Fun Pinterest page with many dresses: http://pinterest.com/chrissii/edwardian-era-fashion/ 
Just try to use ones from credible sources.  A lot of these are from the Met, so that's great!  Remember to try to cite the original source, rather than the Pinterest page if possible.

Pinterest from FIT:http://pinterest.com/museumatfit/fashion-history-1910-1920/
Another Pinterest with lots from the Edwardian Era:http://pinterest.com/museumatfit/fashion-history-1910-1920/

Art Nouveau for Decorative Arts:



Food info! :http://cookit.e2bn.org/historycookbook/22-112-edwardians-and-ww1-Food-facts.html  And a lot more on this site as well...
More food: http://www.erasofelegance.com/cooking/edwardianrecipes.html Don't use this website for fashion info though...
More food: http://edwardianpromenade.com/food/edwardian-gastronomy/

McCall's magazine from 1905: http://www.digitalchangeling.com/sewing/periodResources/QueenofFashion-June1905/

This is a fun book to look at, although not easy to grab images from: http://books.google.com/books?id=LDYXAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&source=gbs_ge_summary_r&cad=0#v=onepage&q&f=true

This one doesn't really apply to evening wear, but is still fun to look at (well, at least for fashion history geeks like me) http://rbkclocalstudies.wordpress.com/2012/03/29/street-style-1906-edward-linley-sambournes-fashion-blog/
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Re: Fashion History 2: Week 3 Resources
« Reply #1 on: July 26, 2013, 03:02:10 am »
Those are some great designs and any generation would love to wear it!!