Feminine Pictorialities : Feminine Pictorialities No. 38 - The Latest… 1934

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Feminine Pictorialities [no. 1]

Feminine Pictorialities [no. 1]

Capes and coats made from rabbit fur "of a very fine and silky nature".

Feminine Pictorialities No. 2 - Wired Jewellery

Feminine Pictorialities No. 2 - Wired Jewellery

A woman makes wired jewellery using coloured beads at home.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 3 - Woollies

Feminine Pictorialities No. 3 - Woollies

Demonstration of a new method of knitting blankets, jumpers and slippers.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 4 - Girls Will Be Dancers!

Feminine Pictorialities No. 4 - Girls Will Be Dancers!

Dancers demonstrate their amazing suppleness in exercises.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 5 - Finger Tips

Feminine Pictorialities No. 5 - Finger Tips

Golden false nails and miniature pictures painted on real ones.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 6 - Netters

Feminine Pictorialities No. 6 - Netters

Italian female netball teams play a match before an enthusiastic crowd.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 7 - Mounted Netball

Feminine Pictorialities No. 7 - Mounted Netball

Girls at a riding school play a game of 'mounted netball'.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 8 - Just Hats

Feminine Pictorialities No. 8 - Just Hats

Great item showing how the latest hats are modern versions of historical headgear.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 9 - Those Necessary Bags Hand

Feminine Pictorialities No. 9 - Those Necessary Bags Hand

Excellent story showing the latest fashions in British-made handbags.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 10

Feminine Pictorialities No. 10

Excellent item shows us the features of a simplistic art deco living room and bedroom.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 11 - The Hurdler

Feminine Pictorialities No. 11 - The Hurdler

Olympic hurdler Miss Webb in training at a sports ground.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 13 - In The Springtime A Woman's Fancy Turns To Hats!

Feminine Pictorialities No. 13 - In The Springtime A Woman's Fancy Turns To Hats!

The latest hats and new rubber two-piece swimsuits.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 15 - Monte Carlo Modes

Feminine Pictorialities No. 15 - Monte Carlo Modes

Fashionable women wander around Monte Carlo.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 16 - Mannequins & Modes

Feminine Pictorialities No. 16 - Mannequins & Modes

Great story shows us behind the scenes at a fashion show.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 17 - Taking The

Feminine Pictorialities No. 17 - Taking The "Add" From Adipose

Latest slimming aid is a special bath that makes the bather lose weight.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 18 - Negligee & Negligible

Feminine Pictorialities No. 18 - Negligee & Negligible

The latest in pyjamas and woollen swimsuits at a London fashion show.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 19 - Summer Sportswear - The Latest

Feminine Pictorialities No. 19 - Summer Sportswear - The Latest

Great footage of the latest fashions in suits for shopping and Monte Carlo!

Feminine Pictorialities No. 20 - A Belt Novelty

Feminine Pictorialities No. 20 - A Belt Novelty

A woman makes belts and bracelets from the cellophane wrapping around her cigarettes.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 22 - Here Comes The Bride!

Feminine Pictorialities No. 22 - Here Comes The Bride!

A traditional wedding in the Austrian Tyrol.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 23 - Athletic Eve

Feminine Pictorialities No. 23 - Athletic Eve

Miss Louie Fawcett throws the javelin and the discus on a sports field.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 24 - Wheelmates

Feminine Pictorialities No. 24 - Wheelmates

Nice story about a cycling rally for women (and a few men and children) in Kent.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 25 - Bath And Beach

Feminine Pictorialities No. 25 - Bath And Beach

The latest swimsuits and beachwear from France.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 26 - After The Bathe Is Over

Feminine Pictorialities No. 26 - After The Bathe Is Over

Fab item shows a bracelet containing everything a girl needs to repair her makeup after a swim.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 27 - Ladies And Long Shots

Feminine Pictorialities No. 27 - Ladies And Long Shots

Female athletes put the shot and take the high jump.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 28 - The Pet Factory

Feminine Pictorialities No. 28 - The Pet Factory

Miss Olive Day makes a model of a little dog.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 29 - Indiarubber [sic] Muscles!

Feminine Pictorialities No. 29 - Indiarubber [sic] Muscles!

Teenage girls demonstrate acrobatic exercises in a field near Worthing.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 30 - Old World Dances - And New-World Dancers!

Feminine Pictorialities No. 30 - Old World Dances - And New-World Dancers!

Students of a new school of "free dancing" put on a display in the grounds of a palace.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 31 - Just... Babies!

Feminine Pictorialities No. 31 - Just... Babies!

Bonny babies at a Southend Baby Show.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 32 - Sailor Ahoy!

Feminine Pictorialities No. 32 - Sailor Ahoy!

Girl students spend a day on a sailing ship off the coast of Hamburg.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 33 - Cartoon Fashions

Feminine Pictorialities No. 33 - Cartoon Fashions

Cartoon fashion designs turn into the real thing, modelled by mannequins.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 34 - Going The Pace!

Feminine Pictorialities No. 34 - Going The Pace!

Champion cyclist Gladys Hamilton in training for attempt on the mile motor-paced record.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 35 - Elves Of Today!

Feminine Pictorialities No. 35 - Elves Of Today!

Major Ellershaw's troop of little girls do exercises in a garden.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 36 - The Latest From The Gay City

Feminine Pictorialities No. 36 - The Latest From The Gay City

The latest felt hats worn by chic models in a Parisian park.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 37 - Some Swimmer!

Feminine Pictorialities No. 37 - Some Swimmer!

Austrian swimmer Emma Faber shows us her skill in the pool after swimming the Channel.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 38 - The Latest From Paris

Feminine Pictorialities No. 38 - The Latest From Paris

The latest winter fashions seen on chic models in Paris.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 39 - Thorough Sports

Feminine Pictorialities No. 39 - Thorough Sports

Good fashion story about the latest outfits for shooting game.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 40 - A Mode Moment

Feminine Pictorialities No. 40 - A Mode Moment

Great 30s frocks are the latest fashions from the magazine 'Woman's Filmfair'.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 41 - Keeping Ahead Of Fashion

Feminine Pictorialities No. 41 - Keeping Ahead Of Fashion

The latest hat fashions from the United States of America.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 42 - A Hair Novelty

Feminine Pictorialities No. 42 - A Hair Novelty

Great story shows a woman getting a new permanent wave with wireless 'heaters'.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 43 - Health And Beauty

Feminine Pictorialities No. 43 - Health And Beauty

Young girls of the Cape Town Sunshine Club do exercises on Clifton Beach.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 44 - Going Ahead

Feminine Pictorialities No. 44 - Going Ahead

Great footage of the latest styles of hats for spring from France.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 45 - Heads We Go!

Feminine Pictorialities No. 45 - Heads We Go!

Great shots of the latest millinery fashions - veiled pillbox hats seem to be the 'in' thing.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 46 - Silhouettes

Feminine Pictorialities No. 46 - Silhouettes

Great silhouette shots of women show off the latest hairdos from America.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 47 - Back To The Good Old Stays

Feminine Pictorialities No. 47 - Back To The Good Old Stays

Good footage of Victorian clothes, corsets and underwear with jokey commentary.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 48 - The Girl Of The New Brigade

Feminine Pictorialities No. 48 - The Girl Of The New Brigade

Skating couple Fraulein Papetz and Herr Zwack perform on an outdoor ice-rink in Vienna.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 49 - Sailors And Straws

Feminine Pictorialities No. 49 - Sailors And Straws

The latest in hats for spring - great 30s styles.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 50 - Sea Air And See 'her'!

Feminine Pictorialities No. 50 - Sea Air And See 'her'!

The latest hats and outfits for the beach, made from pinewood pulp, seen in America.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 51 - Whirly, Curly, Girls

Feminine Pictorialities No. 51 - Whirly, Curly, Girls

Four hairstyles seen (separately) on the same dark-haired girl.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 52 - Going Spanish

Feminine Pictorialities No. 52 - Going Spanish

Good footage of the latest Spanish-influenced fashions from America.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 52 - All Aboard For Sunshine

Feminine Pictorialities No. 52 - All Aboard For Sunshine

Glamour girls in swimsuits inflate a tent and model crushable cotton sun hats in the studio.

Feminine Pictorialities No. 53 - La Mode

Feminine Pictorialities No. 53 - La Mode

The latest cloaks and accessories featuring feathers and flowers are modelled.

1935 Fashions Go Ahead Feminine Pictorialities

1935 Fashions Go Ahead Feminine Pictorialities

Fabulous array of new hats influenced by Victorian and Edwardian styles.

Feminine Pictorialities - Shoes

Feminine Pictorialities - Shoes

Gorgeous shoes for daytime, beach, cocktails and dancing.

Bathing Fashions Aka Feminine Pictorialities - Bathing Modes

Bathing Fashions Aka Feminine Pictorialities - Bathing Modes

Great swimsuit and beachwear fashions from Paris.

Feminine Pictorialities - Hats

Feminine Pictorialities - Hats

Sketches of designer hats from Paris are sent by radio to milliners in America.

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