Petti Pictures--See-through dresses

Petti Pictures

"SEE-THROUGH" DRESSES

...something that will stir the memories of some our more seasoned visitors

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See-through dresses, popular for a while during The Era, allowed the onlooker to see most of the full-bodiced petticoat underneath.  This was of great comfort to said onlookers, including Tessy and a myriad of otherPoufies...what a great fashion!  The image on the left is definitively from 1958.  The right is 'first day of school,' 1960.

Courtesy Larry

 

 


(above left) 1950

 

 

Shelley:

A 1958 class picture...

"If I was the boy behind the girl near the right front, I'd be smiling too!"

Tessy: Aw... but she looks so sad!

 

Original, full image

 


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