<3 Bathing Costume for Girl of Twelve, 1883 (left) and Childrens Seaside Costumes, July 1883 (right) - <3
Bathing Suits: http://www.vintagevictorian.com/costume_bathing.html
GENERALIZING: Based on this photograph, what generalizations can you make about beach days during the Victorian era? Write your ideas in your reading journal.
mille neuf cent vingt -
Bathing costumes. Jun. 1883. The queen. [s.n.] 1861-) . Everyone in sandals (seriously, what happened to the lower halves of their bodies!)
Bathing costumes c. 1870 - Courtesy of fuzzylizzie.com
Der Bazar June 15, 1874 Beach and bathing wear for women and children - and all those stripes!
1864. La Mode Illustree. Bathing costumes without the obscuring skirt!