Women walk from Henley railway station to watch the Regatta during the 1905 Season armed with parasols and shawls. Summer day dresses were usually made in soft pastel colours such as lilac, white and pink, and these may have been made of print cotton. Girls wore their hair long until they were eighteen, when it was swept up in combs and pins
c. 1910 Era Irish Crochet Gown, Parasol, Purse, and Straw Hat Created in 1940's by Berman's Film Theatrical Costumiers, Hollywood, CA for Unknown Theatrical Production! Complete Outfit for Promenade. Sideway
S-bend corset, ca. 1901-1905. Made out of a sateen/silk blend fabric, this corset features 22 real whale bones. It is stamped "Garanti Veritable Baleine neuve" on the inside, letting buyers know that only new whale bones were used. The top of the corset is decorated by lavender velvet ribbon threaded through a band of gold embroidered fabric.