Bella Hess women's fashion catalog from the Depression era; a treasure trove of 1930s vintage clothing.
Amazing catalog with dresses, jewelry, suits, lingerie, shoes and so much more. Hats, fabrics and tons of little collectibles to drool over. Ideal for collectors, fashion and film or theater, costume designers.
This is the 50th Anniversary Edition Fashion Catalog for Spring and Summer 1938 by NATIONAL BELLA HESS, New York City, Kansas City Missouri. Women's, Mens, Teenagers, Children and Babies.
The "wish book" measures; 12 inch x 9 inches and is complete in 200 pages.
I have seen these pages sold separately for $7.00 to $10.00 each. YOU get the entire book!
Pictures and information for researchers and fashion historians. EXCELLENT source for documenting your vintage clothing collection, planning for film, theater or fashion show events.
Hats for women and children with amazing flowers, ribbons and feathers. Shoes for men, women and children.
Lingerie: Lacey nightgowns, lounging outfits, slips, bras, panties, corsets, and of course GIRDLES galore. Stockings and garter belts, silk and cotton hosiery. There early bras, undergarments from functional to GLAMOROUS! There are even RUBBER bras and girdles for "reducing".
There are a few pages of jewelry and vanity pages, pins, dress clips, bracelets, and brooches. Belts, handkerchiefs and clever accessories women wore. I love the page with the hair curlers and grooming accessories.
A must have for historic costumers. Pages of darling children's clothing for boys and girls; suits, pants, shoes, hats, blouses, skirts, coats and dresses, sportswear and costumes.
This FULL SIZE, catalog. The pages of FABRIC information is wonderful.
Condition is EXCELLENT. Minor bumps to the cover corners and spine, there are no stains. One page has the corner turned over. There is NO ODOR. Many, many pages can be framed.
Vintage 1920s 30s 40s 50s 60s Jewelry Clothing Sewing Patterns Fabric Antique Womens Mens Retro RARE
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