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12 Unusually Stylish Victorians Who Were Way Ahead of Their Time

As some of the wealthiest people in Tallahassee at the time, it’s no surprise that these stylish folks not only had the money to spend on fine clothes, but that they were wearing some very innovative styles. Some of their clothing and hairstyles are truly unique for the era!

This young man’s hairstyle would blend in nicely with the haircuts of today. Via/ State Archives of Florida

One shoulder tops were pretty unusual in the Victorian era. Via/ State Archives of Florida

This short haircut and sideburns combo reminds us of the 1990s. Via/ State Archives of Florida

This young lady is sporting side bangs with a pompadour in a very avante-garde style. Via/ State Archives of Florida

It’s an optical illusion, but her bangs make it appear as if she’s got a pixie haircut. Via/ State Archives of Florida

Click “Next Page” to see into the complicated world of Victorian etiquette!

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