★ Tales from the Royal Wardrobe with Lucy Worsley

★ There’s a great documentary called ‘Tales from the Royal Wardrobe with Lucy Worsley’, currently available to watch on iPlayer, about the clothing worn by the British Royal family over the last 400 years. It goes into all of the subtle… Read More

★ The Comtesse di Castiglione’s Costume Ballgown

★ Ok, so this isn’t strictly ‘Historical Fashion’ so much as historical costume, but I felt compelled to show it to you, because it’s so lovely and utterly striking. It’s a French-made gown of silk satin and velvet, created for Virginia Oldoini, the… Read More

★ Rare Footage of 1950s Fashions in Paris

★ Just a very quick post to share this little gem I found with you. It’s vintage footage of 1950s fashion in Paris, and I absolutely love it. Such a gorgeous peek into an incredibly stylish world of couture clothes and swanky parties. J’adore!… Read More