This blog aims to help anyone who is starting out researching their Australian family history. A list of topics under LABELS and USEFUL LINKS is on the left (click on the three little lines). On our Pinterest you will find lots of resources for your research. I love comments, so feel free to leave some, if you need HELP with your own research just email me.
Genealogy Boomerangs - because what you send out will come back to you.
I was on Pinterest this morning, and came across two photos of dresses, 30 years apart. But, still quite similar in many ways.
They say there is nothing new in fashion, and after going to the Victoria and Albert Museum in London I would agree. The only new thing that comes along is a new fabric, you can really see a change once stretch fabric was invented. Dating photos is quite an art, but the clothes people wear can help you.
So where can you start when dating photos?
Take a look at my pinterest page for Photos & Photography it has a lot of links to fashion through the ages, and tips on how to date photos.
Then take a look at Theresa Stelle's boards. She is a prolific pinner and has fashion over the centuries. (Thanks Theresa).