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,*»-• *?«&** L^K*! & However the effect is obtained hips must be broad if the costume Is to be a fashionable one. One may wear a skirt that is draped to pro duce the effect, or a coat that is rippled or a blouse with a basque /but in one way or another breadth must be achieved. ?.- It is a season of many features, of .4, many opportunities and a season of £muth variety'and there is a great ••deal of opportunity allowed for_ indi vidualism Dut in that one particular of the broad hips Madame Le Mode Jla inexorable. Skirts require to_ be »'wide but they can be plain or plaited ». A •'., /f-'j"v jp'fcp /O '*1 SP^t ut v-» ^Tj'* 5* f3 5vH,f, ,'- Modified Hoop Skirt raN&tiMaj v* 4'w 6. **»*W Miff' ff »:.!, !.»•!• vi '.i ii 8970 (With Basting Line and Added Seam Allowance) Short Coat for Misses and Small Women, 16 and 18 years. 8967 (With Basting Line and Added Seam Allowance) Skirt with Box Plaits, for Misses and Small Women, 16 and 18 years All belted effects are conspicuous but the belts take almost innumerable forms. Coats are made in various lengths. We have little jackets in Eton or Bolero style and we have genuine coats that extend well below the hips. There is nothing like same ness in the season's fashions they represent opportunity as they repre sent charnu Silk costumes are extensively worn. Taffeta, gros de Londres and ftaille are favorites. They make up most charm ingly for the styles of the moment suit them to perfection. For the street, soutache braid is a favorite trinmine. THE AIL G-A J2 CITY pi. »i 8966 (With Basting Line and Added Seam Allowance) Short Coat with Capes, 34 to 42 bust pleasure. 8971 (With Basting Line and Added Seam Allowance) Four-Piece Skirt, 24 to 32 waist measure. extensively used and there are really wonderful effects achieved by the con trast of materials. We trim silk with serge and serge with silk we use Geor gette crepe in combination with pique and linen as well as with silk and with satin and we evolve a great many most attractive results that are distinctly our own, in spite of the fact that de signers are looking backward. The prevailing fashions give evidence of various periods but when various ele ments are brought together and com bined they bring about something that is new and of tne twentieth century. For the, stree' costume th«- brn.id -W, vA'1''y-: S^M vn*V 8992 (With Basting Line and Added Seam Allowance) Short Coat, 34 to 42 bust measure 8899 (With Basting Line and Added Seam Allowance) Draped Skirt, 24 to 30 waist measure. treatments of material. For after noon and evening gowns modifications of the hoop skirt idea are allowed but these present modifications arc essen tially different from the creations that belong to an earlier era. They are softly boned, they are easily handled and they give really graceful and atA tractive lines. We have learned a good many things since the hoop skirt period of the last century and these newer variations thereof are widely different from their predecessors, however, much we may owe the suggestion to the era of long ago. Russinn and CViVn'il hnv«» it iW 'J&f £2$ & \W$k is $m&? J-SsV! Hv-V-vj/i .»./ for some time and a preat deal of bril liant color is found in the prevailing fashions, but while that is true on one hard, on the other it is evident that we will wear a great deal of white, a great deal of grey and a great many of the quiet tan shades that are always delightful upon the street. White costumes with black are exceedingly smart and as a natural consequence jet is much in demand both for trimming and for the acces sories of dress. Stripes are smart in every material from silk to cotton. They are found in tlif most wond*rfnl fnfcrir* for W msisigm sSSSii-lS:•* mrSmt, 1I it- 8991 (With Basting Line and Added Seam Allowance) Short Coat for Misses and Small Women, 16 and 18 years 9028 (With Basting Line and Added Seam Allowance) Three-Piece Skirt for Misses and Small Women, 16 and 18 years. in the simplest linen and cotton fab rics designed for morning use. They arc indeed almost ubiquitous but they mean infinite variety nevertheless, for the color combinations are many and varied. We are living in an era of possibility. Woman has departed front every sug gestion of the masculine in her dress. She is no longer severe or tsi'or-made, she is essentially feminine. She is be ruffled and beflounced and she is dainty in the extreme. She trips along in her light colored shoes and in her dainty hqsierv lichtlv and -lirilv. F.verv hint c'f )'^-V -Has, W By May Manton mmmmmmmiim Wp* \j$3, i\f -•$ "toi-'T' |('VX feSS #S" PAGE.NINB' mm§m/:iwsi i, 1 mm i'(Ki*% mm May Manton Patterns for these De signs may be obtained by sending 10 cents for each pattern wanted to the Fashion Department of this paper. Fashion Dept. Gentlemen:-— I enclose '. .for which send me the following patterns: Send Pattern No...Size Send Pattern No Size..... To (Name) Street and No.