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31
Jul
 17

 

 

 

We don't know from which film this moving gif is, but it is certainly worth reposting

From Kristi

 

 30
Jul
17

 

Matt L.:

Video -This Sweet Lolita (at heart) shows us her charms
 

 

 26
Jul
17

 


Jennifer H.:
 

"Check out 18.25 of this video - beautifully different.

...and where has this wonderful designer been hiding?" [Pretty models with sullen faces, as usual - our pet peeve]


 

 13
Jul
17

 

Sheryl writes:

"I came across Charlene’s experience in 'Charlene’s Cookout' on this site, and would be interested in reaching out to her as I’m working on a new
written work and would like to ask her about her experiences. If she can contact me at sheryltheauthor@outlook.com
, it’d be greatly appreciated.

 

 11
Jul
17

Steve L. provides this ballet link, which features "lots" of pettis

 9
Jul
17

 

David Barber:

"I spotted on YouTube, a colour photo of my pop star Helen Shapiro, taken on a TV studio programme called Thank Your Lucky Stars, this would be
 about 1962. The song is 'Tell Me What He Said.' The dress, full skirted, is dark in blue satin and it has a sliver mesh net overlay on the skirt, it looks
 very nice. I think the song as it plays, shows photos of Helen in sequence.  you might be able to grab and down load that photo as it appears.
Anyway with best wishes  David  david.barber434@gmail.com

 

 

 27
Jun
17

 


Sheryl:

"Found this gem while looking for the dance scenes from the Mrs. Santa Claus movie.
It's a bit rough but beautiful skirt and petticoats display in attempting to duplicate a portion of one of the musical numbers from the feature."
 
 

 25
Jun
17

 
Another delicious Betsey Johnson runway episode
from Jennifer H.

 

 23
Jun
17

 

Jennifer H. reports this delicious Betsey Johnson runway episode 

 19
Jun
17

 


Jennifer H.Making of a Ballgown: Petticoats (video)

 Steampunk Ballgown (video)

 

 18
Jun
17

 

 

 

Talented Crinolyn:

"Great Find by Jennifer, that ball gown petticoat on the 11th. The girl in the video is very patient!

By the way, I resumed posting on crinolyn.com on May 20th and have five new pages of gowns,

a few of which, Gown 5143, Gown 5144 and Gown 5148 would be worthy of the petticoat in the video."

 

 17
Jun
17

 


Jennifer H.Making of a Ballgown: Petticoats (video)

 Steampunk Ballgown (video)

 

 13
Jun
17


Impressive bride  from Jennifer H.  (14 min), and this nice bridal show

More big skirts, especially at 10 min

 

9
Jun

17

 

Jennifer H.: Dolores Gray on the classic Milton Berle TV Show on December 29th 1954 - video

 5
Jun
17

 

Jennifer H. sends this video worth revisiting - 1965, Dolores Gray George Gershwin medley en pouf 

No May

28
Apr
 17

 

 Crinolyn has sent us a cache of petticoat-related Era newsclips that really give us great insight into the beginning of the petticoat craze in fashion. 

Here are the final four, all from the Chicago Tribune, dates in the filename:

#1     #2    #3     #4       (First six on 23-24 April)

 

27
April
 17

 

"The World of Wearable Art" search word, recommended by Crinolyn, returns a highly
 visible-impact collection of videos that most all of us will find EXTREMELY fascinating.

Give it a shot.

 

24
April
 17

 

 

 

Crinolyn has sent us a cache of petticoat-related Era newsclips that really give us great insight into the beginning of the petticoat craze in fashion. 

Here are the first three, all from the Chicago Tribune, dates in the filename:

#1     #2    #3       (First three on 23 April)

 

23
Apr
 17

 

 

Crinolyn has sent us a cache of petticoat-related Era newsclips that really give us great insight into the beginning of the petticoat craze in fashion. 

Here are the first three, all from the Chicago Tribune, dates in the filename:

#1     #2    #3

 

21
April
 17

Jimmy Vargas:

"Some more black petticoat video of Liliana Scarlatta at a live performance."

15
April
 17

2
 entries

Sheryl:
 

It would seem that the Dance Project only produced one final video instead of two. It was uploaded yesterday; do enjoy.
 


Those Russian girls!  Three nice videos, pointed out by Jean L.:    #1    #2    #3
 

 

7
Apr
 17

 

Another video of Liliana, muse to Jimmy Vargas & the Black Dahlias watching the petticoats in a live show snippet of their production MAMBA NERA
 

 

 

 

4
Apr
 17

 


Sheryl:
 

"After a long delay, the 3rd video of the dance project is now live here. The creator behind the project has stated 'Due to the slow pace
and lack of feedback from the project, we are stopping production after our last set of  filming. Unless something changes, we're
unable to continue any further. Perhaps in the future we can continue this when time and money will allow.'
 

"They've assured me that they still have at least 2 more videos to upload, maybe more depending on their final wrap-up."
 

 

2
Apr
 17

5
 entries

 

 
 

In Jimmy Vargas' newest video, Black Dahlias muse Liliana works her petticoats and pettipants

 
 

 

1
Apr
 17

 

 


Denise:
 
To go along with Rikki's recent square dance clips, here's a fun one
 

 

 

29
Mar
 17

 

 

 

This video, sent by John D. is one we may have posted many years ago; if so, it is worthy a second exhibition, as it is quite special to the Era:

"Came across a video of Francoise Hardy (French singer).  Her song ,`Tous Les Garcons` from 1962,
might be of interest to other Pettipond  followers."The best bit starts at 1min 15 seconds."

 

11
Mar
 17

 

 

BB Bloomer:

Chilean dance in petticoated bouffant dress:
 
 

25
Feb
 17

Video: Christian Dior Autumn Winter 2005-2006 runway from Jean L.

...and she sends another video of possible interest

Also, here's an extreme Era sack dress

16
Feb
 17

 

 

Sheryl:

"The second video of the Dance Project is up. You may visit it here."

(See 9 Feb for first)
 

12
Feb
17

 
Jean L. points to these sites, which contain pictures pertaining to a Munich festival:   #1   #2   #3
 

10
Feb
17

A very nice red gown Valentine's Day page has been added to

   Crinolyn's Gown Gallery  

Don't miss it!  (Page 507)

 
 

9
Feb
 17

 

Sheryl:

"The first video of the Dance Project is up. You may visit it here.  The second one from the project will be up sometime next week."
 

5
Feb
17

A few links from Jean L. #1   #2   #3   #4   #5

4
Feb
 17

 

 

 Jennifer H:

Are classic shapes still in?  Yes!

"One minute in gorgeous  skirts  (yards and yards)  would cause convulsions and choke one up to wear -

Video


Then, at 10, 11, and & 13 minutes, and then keep drooling to end!

Have you seen the city chic dresses for skirts to put several pettis under?  For us who need some shaping, these are an excuse for Merry
Widows and girdles or corsets, suspenders and hose and heels and severe glamour beneath to hold the likes of their 'blown rose dress' and
several other earlier flared dresses of heavier satin type fabric.  Also make other good stuff, although not in the quality range of the likes of
Terri,  Jon, Tadashi, Schoji, Jovani and others.
 
"Furthemore, Chinese sites have a catastrophic mass of stuff of a convulsive nature, with one going mindless with desire to buy; one needs an
aircraft hanger size wardrobe as you cannot throw out what you have purchased!!!"
 

3
Feb
17

Crinolyn: "Here's a video that was obviously taken by an upskirt petticoat person..."

2
Feb
 17

 PondGirl Allison recommends this interesting video in full screen mode        Her CDs  

1
Feb
17

 
From 'D': This video primarily focuses on corsets, but there are plenty of petticoats!
 
 

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