We’re all familiar with the sexy-armor problem, right? You play a game or watch a show or flip through some art, and if there’s a lady in armor, it’s like the least useful suit of protective gear ever conceived of.
(NSFW under the cut)
I’ve seen a few fashion posts trying to expand the “Marie Antoinette is not Victorian” rant, but this stuff can get complicated, so here is a semi-comprehensive list so everyone knows exactly when all of these eras were.
Please note that this is very basic and that there are sometimes subcategories (especially in the 17th century, Jacobean, Restoration, etc)
And people wonder WHY I complain about History/Art History periodization. Note how much overlap there is to the above “eras”, and how many exceptions and extensions there are to these categories.
Oh, and by the way…
Because you wouldn’t want to be historically inaccurate.
David Bowie not liking fresh cookies in 1976.
Excuse you the screencap does not do this justice.
Ive reblogged the cap, but now I need the gif.
Example of a reconverted pay phone currently available in a few Sydney locations.
Manual to bjd ownage..
We don’t usually reblog things but SWITCH deserves praise for this one.lol
This is so strange…
This is awesome.
omG I SEARCHED GOOGLE FOR A SEWING MACHINE DIAGRAM AND THIS CAME UP I CAN’T STOP LAUGHING
Reblog if you’d watch a show or movie with an asexual protagonist