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Contributed by: Tate House Museum
Location: Kupavno; Portland
Title: Linn Woolen Mill, 1908
Contributed by: Hartland Historical Society
Contributed by: Mantor Library at UMF
The mainspring of fashion is the process whereby members of one class imitate the styles of another, who in turn are driven to ever new expedients of fashionable change.
Adorning oneself to look one's "best" has varied over time, gender, economic class, and by event. Adornments suggest one's sense of identity and one's intent to stand out or fit in.