The clothing used in the ancient world strongly reflects the technologies that
these peoples mastered. Archaeology plays a significant role in documenting this
aspect of ancient life, for fabric fib...
The corset shown here has no shoulder straps and could therefore be worn with
a ... quite stylish laced their corsets so tightly that they did harm to their bodies.
By the 1930s money was scarce because of the depression, so people did what
... Shorts and pants were never worn by young ladies while visiting or shopping.
Dec 27, 2008 ... I love to read vintage novels from the 1920's and 1930's. But I don't understand
why people felt the need to wear a hat out-of-doors and always ...
They also wore tight trousers and waistcoats, with high upstanding collars and
neckties tied around them. Hair was worn quite long, but swept to the sides.
Jan 27, 2014 ... In the early 1900s, people covered up more than we do today. ... Children would
wear 'hand-me-downs' - their brothers' or sisters' old clothes.
Mar 6, 2009 ... 2) Why for about five centuries did boys wear dresses. ... with long hair who are
commonly seen as girls in these old images. ... As I said in an earlier e-mail, did
the people want gender differentiated garments/shoes, or was it ...
Though silkworm culture was experimented with throughout the early days of ....
No underdrawers were usually worn, however, women did wear at least three ...
Feb 3, 2015 ... Women's sleeves were separate, and fashions varied from French style 'bell
sleeves' to hanging or puffed sleeves. Types of sleeves and hoods ...
If you look at an old photo of a crowd of people in hats - cloth caps or bowlers or
top hats - you get a ... Why don't people in US/ Europe wear hats these days?