Clothing and Fashions
see also Professions - Clothing
see also Weather - Mud
see also Words - Names for clothing

§  Accessories
    — gloves
    — how to take care of furs, feathers and wool
    — how to take care of jewellery
    — how to clean materials
    — tie-pins and swells
§  Children's Clothing
    — child's clothing, boys, 
            upper class, 1859 (Punch)

    — child's clothing 1850s/60s
    — 'Clothing for Infants'
§  Coats and Overgarments
    — coats, list of
    — gents outfits: advert from 1899 
    — Zouave jacket  
§  Clothing and Health
    — clothing and health
§  Colours 
    — arsenic as colouring
    — colours: black
§  Dresses
    — bare arms 
    — barθge dresses
    — bloomerism and rational dress
    — bustles
    — crinolines
    — pockets in women's clothes 
    — sleeves (1890) 
§  Examples, Arranged by Decade
    — clothing 1837-1901    
   1830s
    — 1830s/1840s (1) (2)
   1840s
    — 1830s/1840s (1) (2)
    — 1845 (Cruikshank)
    — 1845 fashions, ladies
    — 1848
    — 1849
   1850s
    — 1850s/60s (children)
    — 1850s/60 (gentlemen)   
    — 1850s (women, crinolines)
    — 1850
    — 1851
    — 1852
    — 1853 (1) (2) (3)
    — 1855
    — 1856
    — 1857
    — 1858
    — 1859
   1860s
    — 1850s/60s (children)
    — 1850s/60 (gentlemen)    
    — 1860s (women)
    — 1861
    — 1863 (Madame Patti)
   1870s
    — 1875 (1) (2)
    — corsets
    — 1879/1880
   1880s
    — 1885
   1890s
    — 1890
    — 1895
          (click here for original picture)
    — 1899 (1) 1899 (2)
§  Hair and Facial Hair
    — back-hair
    — beards and moustaches
    — chignon
    — false hair
    — fronts
    — hair-care
    — porter's knot
§  Hats
    — hats (men) (1) (2)
    — hats (women) (1) (2) (3)
    — hats in 1850s/1860s 
    — hats, "Muller-cut-downs"
    — hats amongst the poor
    — hats of East End women
    — hoods
    — night caps    
    — ostrich feathers, popularity of
    — paper caps, worn by artisans 
§  Men's Clothing
    — an American view
    — in the City
§  Secondhand Clothes
    — second-hand
§  Shirts, Collars and Ties
    — collars
§  Shoes and Footwear
    — goloshes
    — 'gutta-percha for mending shoes'
    — shoes and boots
§  Skirts and Trousers
    — bloomerism and rational dress
   
— skirts, length of 
    — skirts, tight
    — trousers, 1857
§  Social Status and Profession
    — clerks' clothing
    — clothing of the poor/working class
    — dress of costermongers
    — dress and social status
    — dressing appropriately
    — 'shabby genteel'
    — the 'swell'
    — 'young bloods'
§  Underclothing and Nightclothes
    — bustles   
    — 'confinement belts'
    — corsets
    — crinolines
    — drawers
    — garters
    — nightdress 
    — stockings
    — 'A Trousseau for £50'
    — 'underclothing'