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1916-18 Ladies slipover, kimono-style house dress made from original Butterick pattern 2443. Photo John Bennett, model Bryony Roberts.

Ladies slipover, kimono-style house dress made from original Butterick pattern Photo John Bennett, model Bryony Roberts.

mid-1910s, high-waisted skirt and blouse

high-waisted skirt and blouse- Mairead would definitely wear something like this, seeing as she wears her sister's hand-me-downs and slightly out of date styles

In 1909, as the Edwardian era came to a close – a strange mode appeared in the form of the hobble skirt – a tubular affair, credited by some to Paul Poiret. The hobble skirt effectively clamped a woman’s knees together and made movement of any kind a difficulty.

Edwardian striped hobble skirtA hobble skirt is a skirt with a narrow enough hem to significantly impede the wearer's stride. A knee-long corset is also used to achieve this effect.