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Men's Fashion in the 1920s

Men's Fashion in the 1920s

The 1920s fashion for men was all class and this style of fashion should make a comeback.  Let's take a look at the variety of styles from the working class man, to the business suit and formal attire.   We even take a look at accessories, yes, the 1920s style is all here.
Mens Fashion, 1920s

Mens Fashion, 1920s

This article takes a good look at the sophisticated style of men's fashion in the 1920s.  From the gangsters to an evening at the opera, the 1920s fashion for men, was all class.
The History Of Shoes In The 1920’s

The History Of Shoes In The 1920’s

The most interesting thing about 1920s shoe history, was that shoes were visible.

Though the decades before, long garments covered up ladies’ shoes putting the style and decoration in the category of lingerie, a secret that only the wearer would know about.

Picturesque Atlas of Australasia

Picturesque Atlas of Australasia

Published in Sydney in 1886-88, the enormous, multi-volume 'Picturesque Atlas of Australia' was an attempt with words and pictures to describe the Australia of the time.
Fullwood Albert Henry

Fullwood Albert Henry

Fullwood Albert Henry Albert Henry Fullwood (1863-1930), artist, was born on 15 March 1863 at Erdington, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, son of ...
History of Winemaking

History of Winemaking

The History of French wine spans a period of at least 2600 years dating to the founding of Massalia in the 6th century BC by Phocaeans with the possibility that viticulture existed much earlier...
Fashion in the 60s

Fashion in the 60s

The 1960’s fashion could be described as bipolar in every way!

In the early years of the decade, fashion continued along the lines of the 1950’s conservative, restrained and more classic in design and style. Skirt suits and coordinating accessories were emphasised as one decade transitioned into the next.

Vanity Fair Caricaturists

Vanity Fair Caricaturists

If you're looking for a who's who of Victorian life then grabbing an old copy of Vanity Fair is a good place to start. The most successful 'Society Magazine' in the history of English journalism, the publication ran under the promise of presenting “a weekly show of Political, Social and Literary Wares”.
Wine Maps

Wine Maps

It is no wonder that the history of winemaking centres around France.

Winemaking in France dates back to a period more than 2,600 years ago to during the 6th century BC...

The History Of English Sport

The History Of English Sport

The English have always been 'addicted to sport', whether jousting, long-bow contests, fisticuffs or early forms of football. King Henry VIII was v...
The British Volunteers

The British Volunteers

The wars for supremacy throughout the Continent and Great Britain raged for many years. The early 1800’s found England in the possession of a large...
Bowen, Frank Charles (1894-1957)

Bowen, Frank Charles (1894-1957)

Frank Bowen devoted his life to maritime research and writing.

Having been raised in the port of Ramsgate, Frank Bowen’s interest in ships began at a young age.  He was employed as a machine valuer but his main hobby was collecting information on anything to do with ships.