The first reference to Art Deco was actually not made until 1969 by a writer named Bevis Hillier. The term was used to refer to an aesthetic and period of art between 1909 and 1939.  This period was certainly not limited to fashion. It included architecture, painting, textiles and fashion.

The first reference to Art Deco was actually not made until 1969 by a writer named Bevis Hillier. The term was used to refer to an aesthetic and period of art between 1909 and 1939. This period was certainly not limited to fashion. It included architecture, painting, textiles and fashion.

my boobs would make me look like a poro star in this one...  but I love the whole style of it... !!! Eliza Jane Howell - Elegant Art Deco Inspired Wedding Dresses

Eliza Jane Howell - Elegant Art Deco Inspired Wedding Dresses

my boobs would make me look like a poro star in this one... but I love the whole style of it... !!! Eliza Jane Howell - Elegant Art Deco Inspired Wedding Dresses

Geometric embroidery dress -- Stunning art deco dress |  CLICK THIS PIN if you want to learn how you can EARN MONEY while surfing on Pinterest

Geometric embroidery dress -- Stunning art deco dress | CLICK THIS PIN if you want to learn how you can EARN MONEY while surfing on Pinterest

Of the period, not from the period. Stephane Rolland haute couture f11 - a modern take on the devant de corsage!

Of the period, not from the period. Stephane Rolland haute couture f11 - a modern take on the devant de corsage!

Chorus Girls on the set of Becky, 1927, Costume design by Clement Andre-Ani http://www.vonscharfenberg.com/search/?query=art+deco&records=250                                                                                                                                                      More

Chorus Girls on the set of Becky, 1927, Costume design by Clement Andre-Ani http://www.vonscharfenberg.com/search/?query=art+deco&records=250 More

Art Deco World (@QualityArtDeco) Fashion Tower 499 Seventh Avenue, NYC is a combination of two buildings: 491 (built 1925) and 499 (built 1930)

Art Deco World (@QualityArtDeco) Fashion Tower 499 Seventh Avenue, NYC is a combination of two buildings: 491 (built 1925) and 499 (built 1930)

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