Fashion History

It is said that all fashion is informed by the past and that was as true in the 19th and Early 20th Centuries as it is now. In this section I will be collecting a series of posts that tries to capture the essence of fashion during the period from 1870 through 1920 (or thereabouts).

Anglo-French costumier and dress designer Charles Frederick Worth (1825 - 1895 ). Born in Lincolnshire, he moved to Paris and his establishment became the centre of the fashion world.    (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Anglo-French costumier and dress designer Charles Frederick Worth (1825 – 1895 ). Born in Lincolnshire, he moved to Paris and his establishment became the centre of the fashion world. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

We hope that you find these posts to be both informative and entertaining. 🙂