Source of today’s featured fashion: Ladies Home Journal (April, 1912)
For those who are not into tanning ANYTHING. Gloves, Turtleneck, big brimmed hat. I’ve heard that women with means didn’t like to have any tan, because the hired help was tanned from working either in the garden or field.
Grandma once commented how she looked really bad after she got a tan. I think her father had made her watch the cows for several days –(I’m clueless why they didn’t have fences)–and she thought that everyone would know that she had had to do such horrible work when they saw the tan.
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of new comments via email.
Notify me of new posts via email.