|"Look Ma, no corsets!"|
|The costumers have lavished Lady Edith in particular with stunning attire in Season 4 of Downton. I can't get enough of her ensembles—and she wears them so well!|
Fashion in the Time of Gatsby, and for the changing tenor of society, see Bright Young Things: A Modern Guide to the Roaring Twenties.
Profiling Chanel, Clara Bow, Zelda Sayre, Louise Brooks (left), and other female celebrities of the jazz age is Flapper: A Madcap Story of Sex, Style, Celebrity, and the Women Who Made America Modern. Male fashions are included in the Gatsby book, needless to say. Below is a vintage magazine illustration and a photo of Yale's a cappella group the Whiffenpoofs from 1927 (dig the saddle shoes!).
We'll conclude with the cloche hat, an iconic item of 1920s apparel.
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