Resources: Costume, Fashion, Vanity Items

 AMERICAN POPULAR CULTURE  - Style Article - About Face: The Emergence, Evolution, and Demise of the Decorative Compact - Deirdre Clemente

COSTUME GALLERY  Fashion and Costume Education - Costume Encyclopedia - Foto Dating - Research Library

COSTUME SOCIETY OF AMERICA  The Costume Society of America advances the global understanding of all aspects of dress and appearance. We work to stimulate scholarship and encourage study in the rich and diverse field of costume.

DRESSMAKING RESEARCH  Primary source materials focusing on the cut and construction of women's garments - cutting diagrams, specific construction details, and measurements.

FASHION-ERA  Fashion History, Costume History, Clothing, Fashions and Social History PLUS Current Fashion Trends: Colors, Clothing,Jewelry



HEY VIV - POODLE SKIRTS & VINTAGE CLOTHING Hey Viv! Poodle Skirts & Vintage Clothing sells Poodle Skirts, Crinolines & Accessories for a Fun 50's Look. Hey Viv ! specializes in Womens and Plus Size Womens Vintage Clothing from the 50's.

 LA COUTURIERE PARISIENNE  This site is all about period costume, from the Middle Ages up to the early 20th century. Access 4000 costume pictures through a database, read one of hundreds of articles, or download some authentic period patterns.


NINYA MIKHAILA HISTORICAL COSTUME  Ninya Mikhaila supplies high quality reproduction costumes that help to bring history to life. Gallery with beautiful examples of historically correct costumes.

THE COSTUME PAGE  Library of costume and costuming-related links for the benefit of those who study and/or make costumes: costumers, students, historical re-enactors, science fiction fans, professionals, amateurs, dancers, theatrical costumers, trick-or-treaters, writers, researchers, and all those interested in fashion, textile art, costume history and textile and costume collectors. There are over 1,000 unique links listed on these pages.

THE COSTUME SOCIETY - UK The promotion of education in dress throughout out the ages including contemporary dress.

THE VINTAGE CONNECTION  Your guide to historic, vintage, antique & collectible fashions.

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