Monthly Archives: August 2013

Polka dot dresses–did they originate with the polka dance craze that swept the country during the 19th century? Hmmm, maybe Christian Dior and his 1947 line of clothes did not originate the polka dot. The cheerful dots were on everything … Continue reading

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1950s Fashion

Around the middle of the decade, pencil dresses and pencil skirts became popular. One of the most recognizable dresses of the 50’s, the sheath, made its appearance.           All three pieces had the 50’s tight waist, … Continue reading

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