Street style 1906: Edward Linley Sambourne’s photographs. What Sambourne captures in his street photography, and why his pictures are of interest to historians of fashion, is a certain casual look all the young women in them have, which is quite different from the formal image of Edwardian fashion you see in many textbooks and costume dramas.
1921 Ivory satin wedding dress, worn by the donor’s mother, Annie Kangeter who married Dr. Charles D. Boette, April 14, 1921, at her home in Charleston. Annie’s sister, Mamie Pfaehler made the dress. Via Charleston Museum, flickr.