A Victorian Lady’s Guide to Fashion and Beauty

By Mimi Matthews

Be taken on a journey through the Victorian era of fashion and beauty, as Mimi Matthews guides us through the daily lives and styles of Victorian women. Using research from nineteenth-century books, fashion magazines and lady’s journals, we are taken on a decade-by-decade adventure through the trends and trials of women’s fashion. Delve into the evolution of style, as Matthews pays tribute to the independence and individuality of Victorian women in an age of social uncertainty.