Of Another Fashion

An alternative archive of the not-quite-hidden but too often ignored fashion histories of U.S. women of color

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This is our aunt, Beverly Bevans with her new husband in New York City in October 3, 1970. Our maternal grandmother, Beryl Chambers, made the dress as well as all the bridesmaids’ dresses by hand in about five months.

Submitted by Marissa Petersen-Coleman and Allyson Petersen (Chicago, IL).

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