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4 Comments on Winter Costumes

  1. Georgie
    January 10, 2010 at 4:45 AM (10 years ago)

    I love looking at these pics. I know PETA would not approve, but these ladies look fabulous.

    • Evangeline Holland
      January 11, 2010 at 3:57 AM (10 years ago)

      Don’t they though? It really tempts me to try on a set of luxurious furs.

  2. heidenkind
    January 10, 2010 at 9:18 PM (10 years ago)

    Fancy. 🙂 Sometimes, though, I wonder if the majority of women actually wore this stuff–like in the fashion magazines we have now, what percentage of the clothing would you actually wear? It’s pretty small for me.

    • Evangeline Holland
      January 11, 2010 at 3:55 AM (10 years ago)

      I do know that the drawings were exaggerated–and you can’t always trust photographs either, since they were frequently retouched by the photographer! But I posit that women with money to spend, just as today, but not a lot of personal taste, would have the clothes seen in fashion magazines copied directly by their seamstresses.