Presentation on theme: "By: Samantha, John, Jose R., and Briana. You have been invited to a party that is in the Victorian Era! The next slides are going to tell you how to dress,"— Presentation transcript:
You have been invited to a party that is in the Victorian Era! The next slides are going to tell you how to dress, how to act, and we will tell you about the history and the entertainment, as well!
WOMENMEN During the Victorian Era, the women wore knee high stockings Camisole colored according to the gown color Corset Gown Accessories such as… Necklace Bracelet gloves bonnet Thin-soled kid slippers accompanied the ball gown During the Victorian Era, the men wore a vest or a waistcoat Top hats, derbies, or bowlers Frock coat, tailcoat, sack suit Trousers Fully cut shirt Cravat Pocket watch Walking stick gloves
The Victorian Era had different forms of entertainment. They would watch a magic lantern show They would listen to the piano and singing They would play charades They would also ballroom dance
During the Victorian Era people would have very formal manners You would need to greet guests Look respectful and classy ex: suits and gowns Say “Hello madam, how is your evening so far? Act like you belong in the upper class society Men will bring gorgeous rich women and women will bring respectful rich men
Dance elegantly Pick up your pinky when you eat or drink (classy gesture) Men will greet women with a kiss on the hand Bow to the host or hostess Raise your glasses to them for a proposal Men can also say “May I have this dance?”
The period of Queen Victoria’s reign from June 20, 1837 until her death on January 22, 1901 This period was a period of peace, prosperity, and national self confidence for Britain. The Victorian period is often divided into two parts. The early Victorian and late Victorian period. During this period, England changed from rural, agricultural, to an urban industrialized one. Over the period, there were changes and developments in every sphere of life.