treselegant:

‘CRINOLINE FORBIDDEN.’
Cassell’s Family Paper explains how wearing a crinoline can be a health and safety hazard at work., 
1863-4. Note: The crinoline (hoop skirt) was a petticoat made from metal wire and cotton tape. (img source: Musee McCord Museum)
treselegant:
‘CRINOLINE FORBIDDEN.’

Cassell’s Family Paper explains how wearing a crinoline can be a health and safety hazard at work., 1863-4.


Note: The crinoline (hoop skirt) was a petticoat made from metal wire and cotton tape. (img source: Musee McCord Museum)