Thursday, 28 March 2013
Monday, 25 March 2013
Getting desperate for some decent weather here in Yorkshire, today was snow showers and biting winds. The last week has been snow, wind, more snow and sleet and there doesn't seem to be any prospect of it warming up anytime soon.
Andrea Leeds 1939 (presumably NOT in England)
Friday, 22 March 2013
Once the world's largest man-made textile manufacturers, Courtauld's has now all but disappeared having been split up and merged with other companies.
1954 advert for an Arthur Banks cocktail dress
1956 advert for Linzi evening dress
1957 advert for viscose summer dresses by Rhona Roy
Monday, 18 March 2013
Wednesday, 13 March 2013
Ah yes it must be getting close to Easter if I'm thinking of hats again. Not that they're ever out of my mind for long. Here is another article about Thaarup, see the first here
Concertina hat 1941
Eve's Journal October 1938