Women's Fashion of the 1930s
The Great Depression, WWII...the 1930s were a difficult and somber time in the world, and the fashion of the time are reflective of that climate. Fabric was a commodity resulting in shorter lengths, minimal bulk, form fitting silhouettes and huge innovations in synthetic textiles. These restrictions also encouraged a lot of creativity on the part of women who had to make due with what they had an…
Quick Facts About 1930s Designer Elsa Schiaparelli
Learn the basics about this influental '30s designer
1930s Dress Silhouettes
Fashion-Era has great images of examples of the popular dress silhouettes from the 1930s. Each page shows 2 years worth of styles.
1930s Fashion Picture Collection
Pictures of 1930's fashion in galleries organized by types of clothing and accessories