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Sharing the History of Everyday Fashions.

  • Based in United States of America
  • Roughly 10 posts per year
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Posts per year

Data for this chart is available in the table below
Posts per year
Year starting Posts
2021 5
2022 3
2023 8
2024 3

Any gaps could be due to errors when fetching the blog’s feed.

Most recent posts

Empire Waists in 1893?
Empire gown from Delineator, January 1893. Butterick pattern #4944. Sometimes a new fashion takes off and becomes dominant. Sometimes not! While browsing through a fashion and pattern magazine from 1893, I learned something new — …
On , by witness2fashion, 1,175 words
Way Beyond Vintage: Clothing from 1373 BCE
It would be remarkable to open a grave and find well-preserved clothing from 600 years ago, but the wool blouse, string skirt, and belt of the “Egtved girl” found in Denmark are nearly 3400 years …
On , by witness2fashion, 725 words
Speaking of entertaining stockings….
Ladies’ stockings, Delineator magazine, August 1903. [Please overlook the added texture. The stockings did not have a gray checked pattern. The online image, scanned and posted by Google Books, needs “de-gaussing,” but I no longer …
On , by witness2fashion, 285 words