Corsets and crinolines..

by Norah Waugh

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The crinoline was not the first garment designed to support the wearer's skirts in a fashionable shape. Whilst the bell-shaped skirts seen on statuettes from the ancient Minoan civilization are often compared to crinolines, particularly under the assumption that hoops were required to retain their shape, there is no evidence to confirm this and the theory is usually dismissed. The Crinoline and the Bustle iii. The Corset, Crinoline and Bustle - from Contemporary Magazines iv. References to Corsets, Crinolines, and Bustles from Contemporary Sources. Appendix I The Construction of Corsets II The Construction of Farthingales, Hoop Petticoats, Etc III Supports for Corsets, Crinolines, Etc. IV Whalebone Glossary Index. A corset is a garment worn to hold and train the torso into a desired shape, traditionally a smaller waist or larger bottom, for aesthetic or medical purposes (either for the duration of wearing it or with a more lasting effect), or support the breasts. Both men and women are known to wear corsets, though this item was for many years an integral part of women's wardrobes.

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Corsets and Crinolines explains the cyclical nature of these fashions, and how waists and skirts changed shape and size through three distinct eras: The s to —farthingales and whaleboned bodies.

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Added are contemporary tailors and dressmakers accounts, illustrations, index, a glossary of terms and materials, appendices on the repair and manufacture of corsets Cited by: Aug 03,  · Corsets and Crinolines explains the cyclical nature of these fashions, and how waists and skirts changed shape and size through three distinct eras: The s to —farthingales and whaleboned bodies.

to —Stays and hooped petticoats. to —corsets, crinolines Cited by: Aug 03,  · In this classic book, Norah Waugh explores the changing shapes of women’s dress from the s to the s. Simple laced bodices became corsets of cane, whalebone and steel, while padding at shoulders and hips gave way to the structures of farthingales, hoops and bustles.

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Corsets and Crinolines explains the cyclical nature of these fashions, On the history:This is an excellent book for the history of the garment known as a corset.

This book is filled with letters and writings of those who were for and against the wearing of the corset. Advertisements (a corset for $1!), patterns, wood engravings. 4/5(2). Jun 03,  · Corsets and Crinolines is a study of the changing shapes of women's dress and how these were produced, how simple laced bodices became corsets of cane, whale-bone and steel, while padding at shoulders and hips gave way to the structures of farthingales, hoops and bustles.

Added are contemporary tailors and dressmakers accounts, illustrations, index, a glossary of terms and materials 4/5(2). Title: Corcets and crinolines Author: Waugh N. Subject: N.Y., Created Date: 5/2/ PM.

The first of Miss Waugh's important books on historic costume, "Corsets and Crinolines," set a new standard of accuracy and lively interest.4/5(2). By the middle of the eighteenth century the technical skill of the staymaker had reached a very high standard. When it is remembered that all the stitching was back-stitch done by hand, and all the whalebone had to be cut into strips—the thickness varying according to its position on the body—one cannot but admire the craftsmanship of these eighteenth-century soundsofgoodnews.com: Norah Waugh.

Editions for Corsets and Crinolines: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in Cited by: Corsets and Crinolines explains the cyclical nature of these fashions, and how waists and skirts changed shape and size through three distinct eras: The s to farthingales and whaleboned bodies.

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Product Information. Corsets and Crilines is a study of the changing shapes of women's dress and how these were produced, how simple laced bodices became corsets of cane, whale-bone and steel, while padding at shoulders and hips gave way to the structures of farthingales, hoops and bustles.

Jun 01,  · You can purchase this on Amazon here: soundsofgoodnews.com The written review: soundsofgoodnews.com An overview of the content in the. Sep 29,  · “Corsets and Crinolines” is a book containing historical summaries, corset diagrams and patterns, and collection of period letters, articles and other fashion publications directly pertaining to women’s undergarments.

LibraryThing Review User Review - modlotus - LibraryThing. On the history: This is an excellent book for the history of the garment known as a corset. This book is filled with letters and writings of those who were for and against the wearing of the corset 4/5(2).

Corsets and Crinolines is a study of the changing shapes of women's dress and how these were produced, how simple laced bodices became corsets of cane, whale-bone and steel, while padding at shoulders and hips gave way to the structures of farthingales, hoops and bustles.

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Corsets and Crinolines book. Corsets and Crinolines. DOI link for Corsets and Crinolines. Corsets and Crinolines book. By Norah Waugh. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 3 June Pub. location New York. The first of Miss Waugh's important books on historic costume, "Corsets and Crinolines," set a new standard of accuracy and lively interest.

Showing that the silhouette of women's dress has been in a state of continuous change, allied to economic and architectural evolution as well as changing ideas of sexual attractiveness, she itemizes three cycles in the last years /5. soundsofgoodnews.com - Buy Corsets and Crinolines book online at best prices in india on soundsofgoodnews.com Read Corsets and Crinolines book reviews & author details and /5(31).

Corsets and Crinolines (Book): Waugh, Norah: Corsets and Crinolinesis a study of the changing shapes of women's dress and how these were produced, how simple laced bodices became corsets of cane, whale-bone and steel, while padding at shoulders and hips gave way to the structures of farthingales, hoops and bustles.

Added are contemporary tailors and dressmakers accounts. Norah Waugh is the author of Corsets and Crinolines ( avg rating, ratings, 9 reviews, published ), The Cut of Women's Clothes ( avg ratin /5.Corsets and Crinolines explains the cyclical nature of these fashions, and how waists and skirts changed shape and size through three distinct eras: The s to —farthingales and whaleboned bodies.

to —Stays and hooped petticoats. to —corsets, crinolines and bustles/5(30).Beginning of the sixteenth century to to the end of the eighteenth century --Beginning of the nineteenth century to --The construction of corsets --The construction of farthingales, hoop petticoats, etc.

--Supports for corsets, crinolines, etc. --Whalebone --Glossary. Responsibility: by .