News & Resources


July 1st – Registration is now OPEN for the conference. Speaker Registration closes on September 15th. The Public can register until the day of the conference. We look forward to seeing you in Paris in December. The conference will be in French and English.

Resources for Fashion & Dress History, 1914-1918

Maney WWI Centenary Collection: 6 articles on WWI & Dress from Maney Publishing (free to download until August 31st).

Article on women’s demobilization in 1919 from Le Figaro

Paris en Image, “1914-1918: nouveaux métiers des femmes vus par l’Excelsior

Europeana 1914-1918: Untold Stories & Official Histories

First World War Studies Zotero Bibliography (the search terms “dress,” “couture,” and “clothing” yield results when you “search full text”)

First World War Studies Online Bibliography Categories

Apocalypse: Great World War I documentary using never-before-seen archival footage (colored in post-production). You can buy it on Amazon or iTunes.

Françoise Thébaud on the debate over women’s ’emancipation’ during WWI on the French Centenaire website.

L’Art et La Mode Archives from 1914-1918 available on the Jalou Editions website.

A few new books about fashion & WWI:

Nina Edwards, Dressed for War: Uniform, Civilian Clothing and Trappings 1914-1918 (2014)

Lucy Adlington, Fashion: Women in World War I (2014)

Lucy Adlington, Great War Fashion: Tales from the History Wardrobe (2014)

Le Monde, Centenaire 14-18. Articles on WWI published by Le Monde.  




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