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Two 1910's Brassieres

Two 1910's BrassieresHow did Edwardian women support their busts with such low cut corsets? Jen shares the details and patterns of two 1910's brassieres in her collection.

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Winterthur Museum Library

1904 CorsetTrying to date a particular corset, track changes in lingerie fashion down to a few years, or just looking for new inspiration? Plenty here to keep you busy...

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Underwear in the Natural Form Era, pt. 1

Edouard Manet Nana 1877 icon-smMarion walks you through all the different layer options of the nautural form era, starting from the skin out, with variations in necklines and politics.

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Getting That Bustle Bump

Getting that bustle bumpA study of three padded bustles in the Kentucky Historical Society Collection, showing how thrifty women stayed fashionable on a budget.

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Open Drawers 1850s - 1860s

open-drawers-iconAn open pair of cotton drawers in the style of the 1840's  (but dated late 1850s to 1860s), with delicate whitework embroidery, sewn on a chain stitch machine.

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A Lady's Knit Vest with a Crochet Yoke

knit vest icon-smMarion shares with us a knitted silk undervest with a crocheted yoke that could date anywhere from 1880 to 1910.

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Edwardian and 1910’s Brassieres

Edwardian and 1910’s BrassieresWhen corsets dipped below the bust in the early 1900s, what did women use to support the bust? How did bras develop into a must-have garment?

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Underwear in the Natural Form Era, pt. 2

Berthe Morisot Psyche icon-smThis month we look at what to wear over the corset and under the dress, as well as appropriate fabrics and embroidery.

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Hand Embroidered Linen Chemise, circa 1879

1880-chemise icon-smMarion shares a linen chemise circa 1879 from her collection.

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