Tag Archives: Edwardian

GIBSON GIRL VINTAGE PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY

Lovely Vintage, hand tinted portrait photograph. The hairstyle in this photo looks to be from the late nineteen hundreds toward the tail end of the Edwardian Era. The era of the Gibson Girl who preceded the nineteen twenties flapper girls.
edwardian era beauty

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BEAUTIFUL VINTAGE POSTCARDS FEATURING FASHION

1920s illustration 001 The above postcard was printed in germany during the 1920s. The dresses that these women are wearing are a great example of 1920s fashion.

1920s japan002TheĀ above postcard was printed in Japan some time around the 1930s. It is interesting to see the westernised hairstyle and mode of dress.

edwardian puppies003The above postcard is a photograph from the Edwardian era, featuring a fabulous Edwardian era hat & 4 adorable puppies.

 

HUGE RETRO PHOTOGRAPHY RETROSPECTIVE. VINTAGE 1920S,1930S, 1940S, FASHION, RETRO ADVERTISING AND LIFESTYLE

I’VE BEEN PRODUCING THIS BLOG FOR LONG ENOUGH THAT I HAVE COLLECTED SOME BRILLIANT VINTAGE PHOTOGRAPHY THAT DESERVES TO BE REVISITED IN MY BIGGEST POST OF IMAGES EVER. ALL MY IMAGES ARE FROM MY PERSONAL VINTAGE COLLECTION. SOME IMAGES ARE OLD SNAP SHOTS, SOME ARE POSTCARDS AND SOME ARE COLLECTED FROM MY VINTAGE MAGAZINE COLLECTION. IN SOME CASES I HAVE CLEANED UP THE IMAGES OR ADDED CAPTIONS. I HAVE POSTED THE MAJORITY OF THESE IMAGES IN THE PAST, BUT THIS IS THE FIRST TIME THAT YOU CAN SEE THEM IN ONE GLORIOUS POST. I WILL BE SHOWCASING PHOTOGRAPHY AND ART WORKS FROM THE EDWARDIAN ERA, THE 1900S, 1920S, 1930S, 1940S & 1950S. IF YOUR IN THE MOOD FOR SOME EYE CANDY THEN GET SCROLLING NOW!retro fashionretro heartfrench poemretro postcardmad hattiecats pyjamasyour secretsher hairVaudeville fashionvictoriana fashionstockings007vintage shoe ad004curl002edwardian tea party1940s-hairstyles0021940s-hairstyles0011920s-louise brooks-fashion1930s-beach-photography-fashion1930s-beach-mens-fashionFRENCH CAPTIONold fashioned loveLIFEThat hat is soooLIVE TODAY SOLDIERKNOWLEDGEflappers with flowersflapper 1920'sretro hatretro postcard 1life is a movie

VINTAGE PROM PHOTOGRAPHY AND FASHION

1920s prom queen

THE YOUNG GIRL ALL IN WHITE IN THIS VINTAGE PHOTOGRAPH APPEARS TO BE EITHER DRESSED FOR HER SENIOR PROM OR A CORONATION. I FOUND THIS PICTURE ON A REAL PHOTOGRAPHIC POSTCARD FROM THE 1920S. IT WAS PROBABLY A ONE OFF PICTURE CARD MADE TO COMMEMORATE THIS SPECIAL OCCASION.

1930s-1920s-turban

THE STYLISH YOUNG WOMAN IN THE TURBAN LOOKS TO BE DRESSED FOR A DANCE OR PROM IN A FLOOR LENGTH VELVET GOWN THAT LOOKS TO BE FROM THE 1930S BASED ON THE FASHION OF HER MAKEUP AND DRESS.EDWARDIAN PROM KINGTHIS DAPPER FELLOW WITH THE HANDLE BAR MOUSTACHE IS A CHEEKY CHAP FROM THE EDWARDIAN ERA.

Fashion from a bygone era

Fabulous vintage photography showcases retro fashion, style, beauty, clothing, makeup & hairstyles.style is eternalFashion may change with the seasons but style is eternal. Any fashion that was ever any good will see a resurgence in later eras.

flappers with flowers 4.1

The fashion & beauty look of the 1920s flapper had a resurgence during the 1960s & is heading toward another reappearance in 2013.

gypsy corset

The gypsy mignon style returned as boho chic. The corset has reappeared in steampunk fashion. Victorian & Edwardian era mens & women’s fashions have seen a resurgence within the steampunk aesthetic. The moustache has had many reincarnations through the 70s & beyond.

steam age mens fashion

Before Steampunk, Victorian and Edwardian Fashion

The Edwardian era followed on from the Victorian era, however there are some cross overs in the fashion and beauty styles from both eras.
victoriana fashion

The huge and ever growing style of steampunk takes inspiration from the victorian era.

victorian_edwardian

The Edwardian era was the last time period that corsets where an absolute essential to the fashion of the day.

victoriana_edwardian fashion