I love antique postcards, greeting cards, and magazine covers from early to mid-1900s, especially the 1920s. Here are two that show that, essentially, much of hosting a party hasn’t changed for the hostess over the last 100 years!

1920s Saturday Evening Post cover

1920s Saturday Evening Post cover

 

Isn’t she lovely? The styles might have changed (and for the worse, really) but the results are the same:

Our party girl, Saturday Evening Post

Our party girl, Saturday Evening Post

Dishes! Sure, we might have dishwashers now, but we all know that feeling . . .