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✛ 1910 marks the end of the Edwardian Era.

by ☽Emī S., 31 year old mom, medieval lady & natural health & beauty/fashion blogger from The Middle Ages, Frankfurt/ NY/ CA, Germany

16 comments · 3 · March 12, 2014

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H&M Bowler Hat, Primark Buttonless Cardigan, 5th Avenue Suede Leather Oxford Pumps, 5th Avenue Leather Satchel - ✛ 1910 marks the end of the Edwardian Era. - ☽Emī Silberīn Mānelieht☾
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  1. Buttonless Cardigan

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    Primark

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    Primark

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  2. Suede leather Oxford Pumps

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    5th Avenue

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    Deichmann

    , , in Leather Heels/Wedges
  3. 5th Avenue Leather Satchel

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    5th Avenue

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    Deichmann

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If you don't have a good idea of the Edwardian Era think Mary Poppins. Titanic was set two years after the Era by the way.

During the time, Blouses were often worn with long, high waisted skirts by the average woman. The blouse sometimes had a high collar and details like lace, pleats or ruffles. The skirt was usually belted high on top of the waist. In a way a bit above the natural waist, creating a short distance from bust to belt. Corsets and early "Brassieres" (Bras) allowed for a natural shape of the bust, with more room than past Era's had allowed.

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Skirts weren't as wide an elaborate as they were in earlier times, but still an A-line, often created by sewing smaller pieces of fabric together or inserting gussets (triangular pieces of fabric).
They were at least calf length and most often ankle length.

Dresses often had an added, V-shaped detail. The one on the left almost looks like a modern cardigan.

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Oxford shoes, boots or Mary Jane like pumps were usually worn. What makes these different to today's shoe styles with the same name was the odd arch and pointy tip of the shoe and small, often curved heel. I find them really unique actually!

Hats were often large, but smaller hats were also worn, often as riding hats. Men wore hats much like the bowler hats and Fedoras that are popular now.

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Jewelry during the time was versatile and more modern than it had been in past periods. Collier necklaces looked much like the ornamented styles available right now.

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Read more, see vintage Fashion pictures:
☽ Silberīn Mānelieht ☾
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#bowler #hat #edwardian #classic #vintage #retro #1900 #leather #handbag #oxford #pumps #nostalgic #romantic #ethereal #purple #burgundy #tweed #wool #military #jacket

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Comments (16)

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Aleksandra L.
Sehr schön! Liebe Fedoras!
☽Emī Silberīn Mānelieht☾
Danke! Ich auch, aber ich glaub das ist eine Melone/ Bowler hat ^_^ ;)
Sara Wöller
So creative!!
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Tram Anh
Love how you styled that cardigan with the skirt!!!
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Ania Trans
great look honey
Maeva
Always love the retro feels of your looks! Explanations are so interesting! Love your Oxford shoes and the purple <33
☽Emī Silberīn Mānelieht☾
Thank you so much for the heart Mae! <333 There are more vintage looks where this one came from :D
Tahia Farhin Haque
The description was very informative thanks , I really love to read about past eras and their wardrobe details and see the clothes also ! Loved your outfit also !! The shirt and cardigan both are very nice , and shoes are just fab !!!
☽Emī Silberīn Mānelieht☾
Thank you so much Tahia! Glad you liked it! The fashion of this time is so interesting, I love sharing what I know about it. Halle Berry designed the shoes ;) I like her shoe and handbag designs.
Teresa Leite
Perfect outfit, love the color combo! I was glad to learn some more about the Edwardian era, thank you for sharing! <3
☽Emī Silberīn Mānelieht☾
Thank you! And you're welcome Teresa!
Selina M
I love the shoes and skirt, so classic but still modern
Vanessa Basanta
Definetively very unique style! <3
☽Emī Silberīn Mānelieht☾
Thank you so much! :) <3
Polly Alba
so classy :) <3
☽Emī Silberīn Mānelieht☾
Thank you Polly!! :D <3
Alina B.
Really like this look! I would definitely wear!
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