Category: costumes

Girls make the finishing touches to one another’s costumes…

Girls make the finishing touches to one another’s costumes before the night’s performance with one of France’s most famous revue dance-teams, the Ballet Avila, in a show at Alexandra Palace in London, July 31, 1948. Photographed by Bert Hardy.

Fairies blessings. (undated)

Fairies blessings. (undated)

30 candid photographs reveal what Halloween parties looked like…

30 candid photographs reveal what Halloween parties looked like in 1970s America.

Queens of the Sea, 1893.

Queens of the Sea, 1893.

A group of ladies in costumes for a play, 1910s.

A group of ladies in costumes for a play, 1910s.

How to Dress As Your Favorite Animal, Part 2 of 2 (Part…

How to Dress As Your Favorite Animal, Part 2 of 2 (Part 1)

Illustrated London News, England, February 26, 1910

How to Dress As Your Favorite Animal, Part 1 of 2 Illustrated…

How to Dress As Your Favorite Animal, Part 1 of 2

Illustrated London News, England, February 26, 1910

The Bristol Daily Courier, Pennsylvania, July 10, 1959

The Bristol Daily Courier, Pennsylvania, July 10, 1959

The Coffeyville Daily Journal, Kansas, February 8, 1898

The Coffeyville Daily Journal, Kansas, February 8, 1898