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DIY 18th Century Skirt (Part 2)

DIY 18th Century Skirt (Part 2)

Hello there historical fashion lovers! What just me? Okay then. Anyways I’m Tania, and welcome to part two of my 18th century dress series. The first part was the top dress, which I will link above for you. This tutorial is for the skirt that goes under the dress. I did do a smaller version …

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19th-Century American Dress: Behind the Scenes at The Costume Institute Conservation Laboratory

19th-Century American Dress: Behind the Scenes at The Costume Institute Conservation Laboratory

JESSICA REGAN: This is an American dress from about 1885. It wasn’t as formal as an evening dress, a ballgown. Like many of our 19th century garments, it’s stored flat in our collection, so we don’t get a clear sense of the silhouette, but the skirt would have been worn over a bustle. At this …

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Justin Trudeau Under Fire for Wearing Blackface | The Daily Show

Justin Trudeau Under Fire for Wearing Blackface | The Daily Show

There are so many problems with this photo. First of all, it’s obviously never okay to do blackface, and secondly, if you are gonna darken your skin at least get the color right. Okay? Yeah. Trudeau isn’t dressed as Aladdin. He’s dressed as Aladdin doing blackface. That’s not the color of Aladdin. What are you …

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Conserving Costumes: Wedding Dress Veil

Conserving Costumes: Wedding Dress Veil

NARRATOR: Beginning in the fall of 2014, the public will be able to view the result of the conservation project in the Harry Ransom Center’s 75th anniversary exhibition on “Gone With The Wind.” In these case of Scarlett’s blue velvet peignoir and wedding dress and veil, however, replicas will be used due to the delicate …

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The Great Gildersleeve: Halloween Party / Hayride / A Coat for Marjorie

The Great Gildersleeve: Halloween Party / Hayride / A Coat for Marjorie

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Why Do Superheroes Wear TIGHTS? || Comic Misconceptions || NerdSync

Why Do Superheroes Wear TIGHTS? || Comic Misconceptions || NerdSync

(techno music) – It’s pretty normal for us to instinctively think that superheroes should wear tights. But, why? Doesn’t that strike you as a bit odd that we’re totally ok with grown adults zipping about dressed in bright outfits that hug every part of their body? Every part? (rock music) Welcome to “Comic Misconceptions.” I’m …

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