Category Archives: 1934

For Golden Days on the Beach, 1934

Mmm!  Summer swimwear! And 1930s swimwear at that! I thought you might enjoy welcoming Summer with these couple of pages from a 1934 catalog.  It’s almost impossible for me to choose a favorite from this page… A! No, G!, No, … Continue reading

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>Pajamas, circa 1933-34

>Ah! Valentines Day got away from me and I didn’t get to share these scans yesterday, so here’s some post-valentines pajama inspiration scans from around 1933-34.  I love the wild collegiate looking pajamas under “Be Smart” with the super wide … Continue reading

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>Smart Sportswear- Circa 1933-34

> Hope your week is off to a great start!Tonight I’m sharing this lovely page from a vintage catalog that is undated but I probably would put it to around 1933-1934.  I’m particularly taken with the “Boghari” fur effect jacket … Continue reading

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>Christmas Gifts, Winter 1933ish

> This lovely page of inspiration is the inside back cover of a winter sale catalog from Bella Hess.  The catalog is undated, but I think it’s probably from around 1933 or 1934. My absolute favorite thing on the page … Continue reading

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>1934- Summer Silk and Cotton Frocks

>Hope everyone had a grand weekend!  I’ve been adding a few patterns to the Etsy shop and just having a nice normal day.  It’s a bit gloomy today for California standards for a day in May, and I’m finding the … Continue reading

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