Catalog Sunday

This Sunday are pages from the Excella Pattern booklet of May 1934.

4 comments:

  1. I'll take one of each, please!

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  2. Those "Paris Underthings" are quite scandalous!

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  3. I so love your blog...I read it several times a week when it occurred to me that it reminds me of another favorite blog. Shorpy.com is a vintage photo blog featuring thousands of high-definition images from the 1850s to 1950s. The site is named after Shorpy Higginbotham, a teenage coal miner who lived 100 years ago.

    Here are some of my favorite images of "everyday" fashion.

    Pauline and Ellis: 1926
    http://www.shorpy.com/node/8731

    The Dancing Dozen: 1925
    http://www.shorpy.com/node/8616

    Dano's Roadhouse: 1938
    http://www.shorpy.com/node/3179

    Nacelle Belles: 1942
    http://www.shorpy.com/node/6882

    Grandmother and Aunt Barbara: 1954
    http://www.shorpy.com/node/505

    Dressed Up: 1954
    http://www.shorpy.com/node/8160

    Please forgive me if this isn't the right location for this post, but I am so excited to make this connection, that I wanted to share it with you!

    Miss Mary

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  4. Of course I know Shorpy! My blog reminds you of Shorpy!?
    WOW, I think thats one of the best compliments I've ever received!

    Thank you!

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