Adonising - 1807 - The fashionable expression for "dressing for dinner".
It is a little art, history, fashion, style, fabric, trims, buttons, laces, silhouette, design, vintage, antique and beauty. In other words a treasure trove of details in women's garment design.
The definition of Adonising can be found in C.W & P.E Cunnington, A Dictionary of English Costume 900-1900, Charles Beard.
Sunday, February 6, 2011
Wrap Around Skirts... vintage inspiration?
I've seen an awful lot of wrap around skirts on the runways lately, it looks very modern vintage to me.... and they should be easy to make. Style.com pre-fall 2011