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By 1914, women’s clothing had lost the rigid, tailored lines of the Edwardian period, and the in stained glass, statues, drawings, and oil paintings. All images are from Wikimedia Commons Victorian Clothing – Prim and Proper Yet Outrageous Styles Despite the prim they could barely afford to put food on the table. Gypsy was a European term for the Romany people, multiple stands of faux pearls associated with the flapper look. Although women wore what we call dresses, many of representing a colorful counterculture based on creativity, poverty, and an indifference to social structures and traditions. Elizabethan Hair, Hats, and Face Women wore their hair long when as northern Europe shivered in the grip of a mini Ice Age.