TARTAN FASHION - GEORGIAN & REGENCY

1950s Fashion
1950s Fashion

See below for a collection of vintage images showing the influence of Scottish tartan patterns on the fashionable set in this period.

George III's recovery from a serious illness in 1789 was greeted with great celebration during which a craze for plaids and tartan came into fashion. This continued after 1822 when George IV visited Scotland.

The Collection

1954 Fashion

1954 Fashion

Richard Avedon, 1954, Barbara Mullen wearing Greta Plattry

1954 Fashion

1954 Fashion

Richard Avedon, 1954, Barbara Mullen wearing Greta Plattry