habigman Posted May 21, 2022 Report Share Posted May 21, 2022 While searching around on the Austrian National Archives ANNO Historical Newspapers and Magazines Website I found this interesting fashion expose on Ladies Smoking / Tuxedo Costumes that feature Men's Like Soft Felt Hats circa 1926. Moderne Welt: Jahrgang 7, Heft 22 1926 / Modern World: Volume 7, Issue 22 1926 Cover of the Magazine Article It seems to be catching on because people like it. Some try to "feminize" it a bit with lace cuffs and lace jabots. Others, on the contrary, emphasize the masculine look Note through shirt front and Men's Hat. Even the skirt, notched by a deep front pleat, is said to be vaguely reminiscent of men's trousers. The skirt comes out next to the skirt of the same color different material, composed to the jacket in the color. 9. Smoking / Tuxedo suit made of light summer cloth with an open jacket. lace jabot. linen vest 10. Grosgrain Smoking / Tuxedo suit with rounded front divide and border edging 11. Man's suit made of gabardine with silks reverse. pique vest. Skirt with front pleat 12. Cashmere jacket with trimmings to plaid Wool skirt combined. Lingerie plastron and ruffles 13. Silk cloth Smoking / Tuxedo with satin lapels. double row Waistcoat in silk pique Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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