Edwardian Fashion, Paperback Book


Fashion in the Edwardian period underwent some quite revolutionary changes.

The delicately coloured, flower-and-lace-trimmed trailing gowns and elaborate hairstyles worn by tightly corseted fashionable ladies in the early years of Edward VII's reign would transform into the boldly coloured, dramatically stylized Eastern-inspired kimono wraps, slender hobble skirts, ankle-skimming tunic dresses and turbans of 1914 on the eve of the First World War.

This book presents the story of women's and men's dress through this exciting period, and is a fascinating addition to the bestselling Shire fashion list that already includes Fashion in the Time of Jane Austen and Fashion in the Time of the Great Gatsby.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 64 pages
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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  • Category: History of fashion
  • ISBN: 9780747814047

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