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1920 Vintage 1920's Fashions including Frocks, Dresses, Bathing Suits, Blouses, and Mens Suits

Fashion Clothing From the year 1920 including prices, descriptions and pictures Examples include Skirts and Dresses Including Ladies 1920's Dainty Dress Up Frock, Embroidered Linen Dress, Handkerchief Tunic Frock, Japanese Crepe Frock, Ramie Linen Dress and a Silk Taffeta Dress Other Clothing includes Ladies and Mens 20's Suits, Coats, Swimming ( Bathing ) Costumes, Sweaters, Smock, Shirt The prices shown for these Fashion Clothing are the price they were sold for in 1920 not today

  • Twenties Dainty Dress Up Frock

    1920's Dainty Dress Up Frock Dainty Dress Up Frock
    Price: $15.49

    20's style Dainty dress-up frock of beautifully patterned richly colored silk and cotton crepe with the appearance of silk georgette. Waist blouses over a soft, gray silk taffeta ribbon girdle with side bow, and shows taffeta ribbon ruche and gilt braid at neck. Side-draped skirt.


  • Women's Bathing Suit

    1920s Women's Bathing Suit Women's Bathing Suit
    Price: $4.95

    Women's bathing suit of extra good quality, lustrous black sateen. Wide skirt; popular sleeveless model. Black lacing over the white vestee is a new style feature.


  • Japanese Crepe Frock

    Japanese Crepe Frock from the 20s Japanese Crepe Frock
    Price: $11.98

    A thoroughly delightful 1920s style and a wonderful bargain in a summer frock of Japanese crepe. Artfully hand embroidered with silk floss on pockets and around neck. Narrow tie sash. Pearl buttons ornament front and fasten dress in back. Colors come in lavender, rose, or blue.


  • Belted Model Suit

    Belted Model Suit Belted Model Suit
    Price: $27.50

    This new belted model is one of the most popular styles of the season. Material is a fine all wool Cheviot of green or brown shades or navy blue serge. Coat is double breasted, with two rows of buttons and all around belt, with dark metal buckle. Designed in the popular high-waisted effect. Good quality alpaca lining. The vest is a five-button collarless style with all regular pockets and athletic cut armholes. The trousers have two side, two hip pockets and watch pocket. Straight or cuff bottoms.


  • Coat Effect Dress

    Coat Effect Dress Coat Effect Dress
    Price: $7.39

    What could be smarter and more practical than this two-piece coat effect dress, planned of durable Ramie linen. The coat portion is trimmed with white Ramie Linen. Collar and pocket flaps are embroidered with French knots. Silk bow at neck. Crochet buttons fasten tucked vestee. Natty kid belt. Skirt joined to white lawn waist lining.


  • Colored Voile Blouse

    Colored Voile Blouse Colored Voile Blouse
    Price: $3.29

    An attractive blouse at an attractive figure. Made of sheer quality colored voile that will launder well. Round neck, short sleeve style, finished with plaited ruffles scallop embroidered in contrasting color floss. Wide tucks across front. Buttons in back.


  • Cotton Crash Suit

    Cotton Crash Suit Cotton Crash Suit
    Price: $3.98

    Inexpensive two-piece suit, cool and comfortable, of good Cotton Crash suiting, which will wash well. Coat finished with three patch pockets. Unlined. No vest. Trousers fully cut with all regular pockets and loops.



  • Cotton Pongee Shirt

    Cotton Pongee ShirtCotton Pongee Shirt
    Price: $3.98

    The patterns and stripes of this highly mercerized cotton pongee shirt are copied from more expensive silk shirts, and material finished like a silk shirt. Coat style, matched center-front, detachable soft collar to match. French cuffs.


  • Linen Middy Dress

    Linen Middy Dress Linen Middy Dress
    Price: $6.95

    Stylish two-piece middy type dress planned of colored and white Ramie linen. Pearl buttons trim blouse. Satin ribbon neck and sleeve bows. Box plaited skirt.


  • Handkerchief Tunic Frock

    Handkerchief Tunic Frock Handkerchief Tunic Frock
    Price: $10.49

    Stylish and inexpensive summer frock, a dress that can be worn on almost any occasion. Figured georgette pattern voile is used for the overblouse, both front and back, for cuffs on sleeves and for the handkerchief tunic, balance of dress made of plain colored voile.


  • Men's Bathing Suit

    Men's Bathing Suit Men's Bathing Suit
    Price: $5.45

    Men's two-piece bathing suit knit of high-grade pure worsted yarn. Tape drawstring at the waist. Colors come in navy with white trimming or heather with oxford trimming.



  • Metropolitan Overcoat

    Metropolitan Overcoat Metropolitan Overcoat
    Price: $26.50

    This is a handsome Ulsterette overcoat cut in a fashionable Metropolitan style. This overcoat is made in the popular double-breasted model, with slash welt pockets and a convertible collar. Two buttoned belt in back. Has inside pocket, center vent in back and yoke and sleeves are lined with a handsome satin-like venetian.


Childrens Toys From The 1920's

Check out the new toys pages where you can see some of the children's toys that could be found during the Roaring Twenties and other decades. Toys include Teddy Bears, Velocipedes, Tinker Toys, Gyroscopes, and Magic Lanterns.
From Our Twenties Toys Page
Below are some examples of kids pedal cars, you will notice from the advert below the toy pedal car makers were quick to mimic the cars of the period

Part of our Collection of Toys from The 1920's

Kids Toy Examples From The 1920s

  • Mohair Summer Suit

    Mohair Summer Suit Mohair Summer Suit
    Price: $14.89

    Cool two-piece summer suit of good quality two-tone Mohair for men or young men. Coat has lower slash pockets and upper welt pocket; all around belt. No vest. Trousers have two side and two hip pockets, watch pocket cuff bottoms.


  • Ramie Linen Dress

    Ramie Linen Dress Ramie Linen Dress
    Price: $8.99

    Jaunty two-piece, coat effect dress made of Ramie linen of staunch quality in two tones. Blouse coat has patent leather belt. Finished at lower edge in corded cuff effect, button-trimmed, and provided with pockets. Skirt side plaited with a wide cuff; joined to lawn waist with tucked organdie vest front. Colors come in rose and tan, Copenhagen and tan, or green and tan.


  • Ripple Sweater

    Ripple Sweater Ripple Sweater
    Price: $4.95

    Made of a medium heavy weight all wool in fancy weave. Smart tuxedo collar; flare cuffs. Waistline, collar and front in contrasting color.


  • Silk Taffeta Dress

    Silk Taffeta 20's Dress Silk Taffeta Dress
    Price: $23.98

    Finished with a beautiful lace collar. Short sleeves, bottom of blouse and sash ends banded with contrasting silk taffeta. Gathered skirt with stylish peplum extended at sides. Colors include brown, navy, or Copenhagen.


  • Velour Sport Coat

    Velour Sport Coat Velour Sport Coat
    Price: $23.98

    For this new and smart sports coat we have chosen a medium weight all wool velour cloth in the most popular colors. It is trimmed with knitted, brushed wool scarf-collar in a pleasing tone. Modeled with an inverted plait down back, narrow self-material belt, and two fancy button-trimmed patch pockets. Buttons to harmonize also trim the cuffs and effect closing. Unlined.


  • Voile Garden Smock

    Voile Garden Smock Voile Garden Smock
    Price: $3.49

    Fine quality colored voile smock. A cool, comfortable garment with heavy floss embroidery hand-worked on front, also on pocket flaps and cuffs. White organdie collar. Wide sash. Buttons on the shoulders.



  • Waistline Model Suit

    Waistline Model Suit Waistline Model Suit
    Price: $24.89

    All wool, in either green or brown cassimere or navy blue serge at a low price.