World War One had catastrophic impact on the lives of millions, both on the battlefield and on the Home Front too.
It was also a time of tremendous social upheaval, bringing new opportunities and freedoms.
Whatever their wartime role - as nurses, naval officers, factory workers or footballers - women needed the right clothes for the job. From the luxurious silks of High Society, to the boots and breeches of the Women's Land Army, Fashion: Women in World War One explores the impact of war on fashion 1914-1918 with unique images and beautiful original garments.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 32 pages
- Publisher: Pavilion Books
- Publication Date: 28/03/2014
- Category: History of fashion
- ISBN: 9781841655369