World War I, World War II.
by allison marquis.
Bombing of Pearl Harbor on the 7th Dec’41 coincided with the invasion of Norway, Denmark, Holland, Belgium, France, Yugoslavia, and Greece. Since war had affected everything at a global level and the world was dealing with its impact, fashion had been pushed to the back burner.
By the Spring of 1915, the women of Paris, having seen that the Great War was not going away anytime soon, decided that it was time to add some gaiety into their wardrobe. Steadily - since the August of the previous year, there had been such bad news and although the rationing of fabric continued, there was still much available for the asking.