1943 Bellas Hess Clothing eCatalog


This is a marvelous 116-page catalog from a 1943 mail-order company. Over half the pages are in full color and include clothing for men, women, and children, shoes, hats, and a few household items as well. This is a wonderful resource for 1940s wartime fashion and gives you a real understanding of color preferences, fabric types, etc. Scanned at a high resolution, this eBook is fantastic for period research. Lots of fun!

2 Comments on 1943 Bellas Hess Clothing eCatalog

  1. theresa
    April 26, 2012 at 12:13 pm (5 years ago)

    can you add a world war 2 dress of some children

    • Jennie Chancey
      April 28, 2012 at 2:41 am (5 years ago)

      Hi, Theresa! This eCatalog includes images and descriptions of children’s clothing from 1943. 🙂


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