1. Influencer: In 1903 German singer Anna Muthesius publishes “Women’s Own Dress” urging women to break free from the fashion dictates of Paris and develop their own style.

     
  2. Spotlight: Josephine Baker performs history making Banana Dance. 90+ years later, twerking catches on.

     
     
  3. Happy 100! @Burberry is commissioned to adapt army officer’s coats for the trenches & the trench coat is born. #vfe #vintage #inspiration

     
  4. Timeline: The Suntan Era 1901-1928: Freed from restrictive clothing, the fashionable set flocks to Malibu to acquire a suntan and flaunt their beach pajamas and summer suits.

     
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  6. The Vintage Fashion Expo returns to Los Angeles in May. Bring your friends and make a day of it. Weekend passes now available. Visit our website for more details: www.vintageexpo.com

     
  7. You’ll never know what or who you will fall in love with at the Vintage Fashion Expo. Next show: Los Angeles, May 17 - 18, 2014.

     
  8. Christian Lacroix Printed Mini Dress, available at the Vintage Fashion Expo, February 8-9 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

     
  9. 1970s Geoffrey Beene Little Black Dress, available at the Vintage Fashion Expo, February 8-9 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

     
  10. Alexander McQueen Draped Black Jersey Dress, available at the Vintage Fashion Expo, February 8-9 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.