Marina Naroditskaya
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Skirt, ca. 1850-1860, American, silk taffeta. The Mint Museum, Charlotte, North Carolina.

Skirt, ca. 1850-1860, American, silk taffeta. The Mint Museum, Charlotte, North Carolina.

A World War I Army Nurse’s outdoor uniform. Designed by Abercrombie & Fitch. (Yes, really.)

A World War I Army Nurse’s outdoor uniform. Designed by Abercrombie & Fitch. (Yes, really.)

Suit, 1915    http://www.metmuseum.org/exhibitions/view?exhibitionId=%7b05106CBC-1BDF-40A6-87D9-227BC17183FF%7d=80034137=1=60=54=*#

Suit, 1915 http://www.metmuseum.org/exhibitions/view?exhibitionId=%7b05106CBC-1BDF-40A6-87D9-227BC17183FF%7d=80034137=1=60=54=*#

Women joining the Women's Land Army (WLA) during WW1 were issued a simple uniform consisting of 2 green sweaters, 2 pairs of brown breeches (either twill or corduroy), 1 pair of brown overalls, 6 pairs of brown long woolen socks, 3 shirts, a green tie, a pair of shoes, a pair of ankle boots, a pair of tall boots, 2 overcoats, 1 raincoat,  and a brown floppy hat or beret. It was a civilian English/Wales organization that hired women to do farm functions since many men were at war.

Women joining the Women's Land Army (WLA) during WW1 were issued a simple uniform consisting of 2 green sweaters, 2 pairs of brown breeches (either twill or corduroy), 1 pair of brown overalls, 6 pairs of brown long woolen socks, 3 shirts, a green tie, a pair of shoes, a pair of ankle boots, a pair of tall boots, 2 overcoats, 1 raincoat, and a brown floppy hat or beret. It was a civilian English/Wales organization that hired women to do farm functions since many men were at war.

Skirt and blouse styles from 1916 that I would joyfully still wear today~ Edwardian fashion 1910s vintage

Skirt and blouse styles from 1916 that I would joyfully still wear today~ Edwardian fashion 1910s vintage

+~+~ Antique Photograph ~+~+   Lovely cabinet photograph of a young nurse.

+~+~ Antique Photograph ~+~+ Lovely cabinet photograph of a young nurse.

Edwardian Maid's Cross-Strap Apron.

Edwardian Maid's Cross-Strap Apron.

Servant Girl's Dress, 1910-1915.

Servant Girl's Dress, 1910-1915.

What Cook wears, except without the colorful embroideries.

What Cook wears, except without the colorful embroideries.