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Dressed: The History of Fashion

Murderous Millinery

49:16 | May 1st, 2018

1 recommendation
From the 1870s to the 1920s, millions of women embraced the fashion for ornamental plumage and as a result millions of birds died for it. Learn more about your ad-choices at More


rmmiller364 recommended:Jan 16th

I always learn so much from Dressed, but I especially appreciated this episode which discussed how many efforts to protect endangered species of animals began with a backlash against outrageous hats covered in exotic feathers and even whole birds. Each episode is also accompanied by great images pos...Show More