Fashions of the Belle Epoque

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Fashion at the turn of the nineteenth century, especially the rise of some of the couturiers still known today.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFashion: the whole story
EditorsMarnie Fogg
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherThames and Hudson
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)978-0-500-29110-8
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2013



  • Jeanne Lanvin
  • Swan S-shaped corset
  • Edward VII
  • Paris
  • Fortuny

Cite this

Woodcock, P. (2013). Fashions of the Belle Epoque. In M. Fogg (Ed.), Fashion: the whole story (pp. 196-201). London: Thames and Hudson.