Reference Book of Women’s Vintage Clothing: 1900-1909

Extensive details on Edwardian clothing and accessories covered in 412 pages, giving an overview of the characteristics of women’s apparel from 1900-1909. Clothing and accessories are listed alphabetically by chapter and then numerically by year.

Fifty-one chapters cover everything from “aprons” to “wedding gowns.” A thirty page glossary of clothing terms of the time along with a pronunciation guide, and a bibliography is also included. This is not a price guide, but rather a reference to help you date your own vintage apparel and research the clothing of the Edwardian period.

INCLUDES:

  • 412 pages
  • 51 chapters covering aprons to wedding gowns
  • 30 page glossary of clothing terms with pronunciation guide
  • Bibliography
$45.00

Table of Contents

Aprons and Sleeve Protectors
Bags and Purses
Bathing Costumes
Blouses, Waists, Vests, Bodices and Guimpes
Boleros and Waistcoats
Boudoir, Dust and House Caps
Buttons
Capes, Collarettes, Victorines, Pelerines and Mantelets
Coats: Daytime Cloth and Leather
Coats and Capes: Evening
Coats and Capes: Fur
Corset-Covers, Undervests, Union Suits, Bosom Forms and Bust Supporters
Corsets
Drawers, Bloomers, Knickerbockers and Combinations
Dress and Skirt Lengths
Dresses: Ensembles
Dresses: Evening and Party
Dresses: House and Morning
Dresses: Street and Afternoon
Dresses: Tea Gowns, Hostess Gowns and Housecoats
Dressing Sacks or Matinees
Fans
Fichus
Girdles, Belts, Buckles, Cummerbunds and Sashes

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Gloves
Hair Styles, Hair Pieces and Accessories
Handkerchiefs
Hats, Bonnets, Hoods, Hat Pins Veils and Hat Trimmings
Hosiery and Garters
Jackets
Jewelry and Lorgnettes
Muffs
Neckwear
Negligees, Kimonos, Robes and Wraps
Nightgowns and Pajamas
Parasols and Umbrellas
Petticoats, Slips, Chemise and Slip Combinations
Scarfs, Boas, Pelerines, Ruches and Shawls
Shoes, Bedroom Slippers and Rubbers
Skirts: Daytime and Jumpers
Skirts: Evening and Party
Sleeves
Sportswear
Suits
Sweaters
Trimmings
Vests, Bretelles and Other Blouse Trimmings
Watches
Wedding Dresses
Glossary
Bibliography

51 chapters cover everything from Aprons through Wedding Gowns

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