Our grandmere loved shirrings and quiltings on their best frocks and cloaks, but surety they never had anything smarter than (1) Gwen Lee's wrap, with its lily collar. The jewelled lover's knot is the newest coiffure note. (2) Julia Fay a has a real flair for clothes, and her backless black tulle ... [ILLUSTRATED]Article : 300 words
THERE have not been wanting critics who say that the new fashions will be uncomfortable and inconvenient; one indeed went so far as to insist that no one could possibly sit down in some of the afternoon dresses without a grave risk of splitting them ...Article : 1,006 words
THE most striking features of the new fashions are centred—all of them—in the evening gowns and cloaks. For these the richest of fabrics, the most glowing of colors, the most intricate methods of cutting, have been used, and the results are a triumph for the Paris designers. Gowns may mould the figure nearly to ...Article : 500 words
ROSES will predominate in Martin-place, on Friday next, when the annual "Rose Day" Appeal will ber made. The stalls will have special decorations of varied colored roses, and his Excellency the Governor, Sir Dudley de Chair, will officially declare the day open at 11 a.m. from a ...Article : 340 words
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