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Victorian is a type of fashion that comprises the various fashions and trends in British culture that emerged and developed in the United Kingdom and the British Empire throughout the Victorian era, roughly from the 1830s through the 1890s.


Fashion

  • Neck-line Bertha
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    Boning corsets
  • Engageantes
  • Narrow and heelless shoes
  • Calf length frock coats
  • Waistcoats and vests
  • Pocket watches
  • Top hats
  • Long boots
  • Bow ties
  • V-shaped bodices
  • Petticoats
  • Low necklines
  • Pagoda sleeves
  • Bustles/tournure
  • Hats
    • Hats were essential for victorian fashion. Top hats were a popular choice for men. For women, type of hat changed through out the 30s-90s. In the 30s and Regency period, Poke Bonnets were popular. Toward the end of the victorian era, women favored large, extravagant hats with silk flowers, ribbons, and especially exotic plumes.

Media

Books

  • The Infernal Devices by Cassandra Claire
  • (debatably) Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austin
  • Little Women by Lousia May Alcott
  • Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brönte
  • Wuthering Heights by Emily Brönte
  • The Picture of Dorian Grey by Oscar Wilde
  • Anything by Charles Dickens
  • Stalking Jack the Ripper series by Kerri Maniscalco
  • A Doll's House by Henrik Ibsen
  • Alice In Wonderland by Lewis Carrol

Movies/TV

  • Enola Holmes
  • Little Women
  • A Doll's House
  • Anna Karenina (1935)
  • Anna Karenina (1997)
  • Anna Karenina (2012)
  • Around the World in 80 Days
  • Beloved
  • Sweeney Todd - The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
  • Penny Dreadful
  • Dickinson
  • Pride and Prejudice

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