Thursday, 27 April 2017

Mary, Prom Queen of Scots

Adelaide Kane in Reign, a show apparently famous mostly for its historically inaccurate pretty dresses. This one isn't too bad history-wise.


Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Marching more

More marching this weekend, for climate change action this time.

I resent the need to wear sensible shoes so often on Saturdays.

Monday, 24 April 2017

New swooning material: Lady Macbeth

A new film based on the 1865 novel Lady Macbeth of Mtensk, about the very stifled wife in an arranged marriage of the time.

And this is a shot of star Florence Pugh from the trailer:


So much dress envy.

And the trailer includes corset lacing.

And, y'know, plot as well.

Sunday, 16 April 2017

Friday, 7 April 2017

Fashion In 18th Century Paris

Fashion In 18th Century Paris:

"Historic costume designer Maxwell Barr dresses a model in 18th century fashion and explains about clothes at that time."

Thanks to Historical Dress on Tumblr