Marie Antoinette and the Nipple

Marie Antoinette and the Nipple

It’s easy to imagine that clothing was more conservative in the past. The twentieth century began with women wearing rigid corsets and blouses tightly buttoned to the neck, but this…

French Kimonos (1908)

French Kimonos (1908)

Les robes de Paul Poiret (1908) contains 10 illustrations depicting the fashion designs of famous French fashion designer Paul Poiret (1879-1944). Poiret revolutionized the fashion industry with kimono style, loose…