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Fashion Humour

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OFF TOPIC

I have this file where I throw in pictures that aren’t about fashion but that amuse or amaze me. It’s time to clean out that file, so here are some my OT images:

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Fashion Humour — Easter bonnet 1950s…

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Fashions for Spring 2020

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11th Annual Bulletin Board

It’s that time of year again for some of those weird things that struck my fancy over the past twelve months…:

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1893 Watch Camera

This ‘spy camera’ is likely similar or even the same model used by 19 year old Carl Stormer when he took these round shaped photos in the 1890s in Oslo, Norway.

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Fashion Humour

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Fashion in Art – Jack Shadbolt (1942)

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Fashion Humour

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Early smoking

This painting at the Cleveland Museum of Art struck me because it depicts what I thought must be one of the earliest images of someone smoking a cigarette. The painting by Horace Vernet is entitled Self Portrait in Rome, and … Continue reading

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