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2 0 's  D R O P W A I S T

The 1920's brought about a revolution in women's hem lengths.  Never before had so much leg been exposed.  The sillhouette was boyish and narrow, with a dropped waistline. 

 

                         L'Art et La Mode, June 13, 1925.

 

“It may well be that unsettled times make for unsettled styles.”

 

                                                          Kroeber and Richardson,

                                                       Three Centuries, page 147.

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