Fairy tale and fantasy inspired art and fashion.
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The 1890s, that is.
For those of you who are lucky enough to be living somewhere that celebrates Halloween but didn’t just have a hurricane, you may find instructive this 1897 tome FANCY DRESSES DESCRIBED; Or, WHAT TO WEAR AT FANCY BALLS.
“But what are we to wear?” begins the introduction. “This is the first exclamation on receipt of an invitation to a Fancy Ball.”