Want to play a rousing game of spot that outfit in How to Marry a Werewolf, Fashionable Reader?
I feature a number of fashionable items from the historical record in this one. It was fun for me to research and to write.
|Walking suit, American, circa 1890-95. Wool, silk taffeta.
|1890 ca. Boater Hat English Straw, silk, by Lincoln Bennett and Company’s Hats.
|Raudnitz & Co. evening dress, 1897
From the Musee Galliera
|Punch 1895 – History of the bicycle
Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Rouff ca. 1897 | French
Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art
I love this last one because it so perfectly goes with How to Marry a Werewolf‘s cover art.
|Walking dress L’Art et la Mode 1894 N°47 Marie de Solar|
|1895 Ballgown by House of Worth Paris,
the Bruce Museum
On Channing (in the flashbacks)…
Player’s Cigarettes “Regimental Uniforms, Second Series” (issued in 1914) #52
Coldstream Guards ~ Light Infantry Company, 1793
Peninsula 1812 1_The Honourable W Dawson 1st Foot Guards 2_Daniel Mackinnon,
Coldstream Guards 3_The Honourable Orlando Bridgeman 1st Foot Guards
This post originally appeared in Retro Rack.
Yours in vintage sportswear,
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