Dressing During the Victorian Era

By | August 30th, 2016|Categories: Accessories, Fashion, Uncategorized, Victorian Era|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Dressing was no easy feat for the Victorian woman. One simply didn't jump out of bed and expect to be dressed for the day in five minutes! A lot of work went into getting all those layers just right. Here's a glimpse into what women went through on a daily basis from about mid-19th century [...]

Going Underneath Edwardian Clothes: The Corset

By | April 16th, 2015|Categories: Fashion|Tags: , , , |

The trend of corset-wearing, labeled under the guise of “waist-training,” is becoming popular again. Stars like Lindsey Lohan and the Kardashians are all hopping on the waist-training train in hopes that it will help their figure become the ideal hourglass. Wasn’t this trend lost about a hundred years ago, though? When we think of corsets, [...]