Gang-gang: 100 years ago - Parasols bloom at Melbourne's spring carnival

By Ian Warden
Updated April 23 2018 - 10:43pm, first published November 11 2014 - 6:02pm

Parasols were so sexy, so luresome, that it seems a shame they are, inexplicably, no longer fashionable. One hundred years ago today "Clio" in Melbourne's Punch looked back on a parasol-beautified spring carnival.

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