Neck attire | cravats, bow ties, & pussy bows | Melbourne Dressmaker

Cloth worn around ones neck can be dated back to the 17th century Croatian mercenaries who wore scarves with a unique knot; what we know as the cravat. Whilst men predominately wore neckties, it was not unusual for a women to wear them. Many variations have developed since then including the ascot or "hanker-tie", bow... Continue Reading →

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The idolized women of the early 20th century: Who was The “Gibson Girl”?

Created through the pen & ink illustrations of Charles Dana Gibson, The "Gibson Girl" was portrayed as the feminine ideal from the 1890's until World War I. With a beautiful symmetrical face, she was tall and slim-waisted yet voluptuous. The Gibson Girl was depicted by her talents and interests, and she set the standard for feminine... Continue Reading →

What neckline suits your face shape?

A deep décolletage will certainly catch the eye, yet some necklines will suit you more than others. about jewellery  discusses the different necklines and how to wear them. If you're already planning your summer vacation, chat to us about how we can help refresh your wardrobe.    

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