This clip from The Mike Walsh Show in 1985 takes a look at the various incarnations of Dame Edna Everage over time.
Dame Edna speaks to Mike Walsh from London, showing him and the viewers her Sydney Opera House and Queensland pineapple-inspired spectacles for her upcoming tour of Australia.
The 'Berlei-Camp side fastening maternity support 2711 for medium figures.' The Berlei-Camp range was from the mid-to-late 1920s at around the time when Berlei was performing the studies that would
This beautiful design has echoes of art deco.
Images like this one illustrate a before and after image of a woman who, under Berlei's direction, has made changes to her diet, exercise regime, posture, foundation garment, make-up and choice of
This glass slide illustrates a before and after image of a woman who, under Berlei's direction, has made changes to her diet, exercise regime, posture, foundation garment, make-up and choice of fas
This hand-coloured glass slide shows a male model in a brown hat, jacket and cane with yellow waistcoat standing before a garden wall.
Two women in white lab coats measure a woman for her foundation garment in a clinical-looking setting complete with scales.
A woman dances wearing a red dress and feathered hat. This image presents a fantasy of what women can look like with the waist enhancement performed by a tightly-laced corset or similar garment.
This educational glass slide shows an illustration of a 'Lady of the Court of Charles X of France' and 'The first Corset of the Modern Period, approaching our own Corset Waist about 1825'.