Thalia Barbarova, from the book Decades of Fashion by Harriet Worsley. "Opulent brocade shawls like the one on actress Thalia Barbarova's chair were popular, with some of the more opulent coming from France." Plus, giant perfume bottles = glamor.
Evening dress French ca. Silk embroidery floss on silk net. Bodice lined with lightly boned taffeta has sleeves cut in T-shape kimono style. Gunmetal bead trim attached in the Luneville or tambour method.
Miss Hilda Trevelyan wearing a black arm band. A famous English actress, most remembered now for her role as Wendy in Peter Pan. This photo postcard is dated If the photo of her was taken in 1906 she was already 26 years old. She played a young girl.
indypendent-thinking: “ Les Createurs de La Mode 1910 - 1 - Callot Sisters Salon (by CharmaineZoe) Callot Soeurs was a fashion design house opened in 1895 at rue Taitbout in Paris, France. It was operated by the four Callot sisters: Marie Callot.
This showcases the "La belle Epoque" spirit of the era during the Edwardian era. This image demonstrates the type of dress style that women wore. La belle Epoque was a period in history that lead up to WWI.