Tag Archives: The New Look

Christian Dior’s ‘New Look’ of the 1940s and 1950s

Recently I have been particularly taken with ‘The New Look’, which was the major shift in post-war fashion in the late forties.  I find this style particularly interesting as you can really see the beginning of the 1950s shapes which … Continue reading

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Polka Dot Fever – 1850s to 1950s

Here at Lady JoJo’s we unreservedly love polka dots so when we saw it all over this season’s catwalks and in so many high-street shops we got a little bit excited.  Remember when leopard print was all over the shops?  … Continue reading

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