Do you understand why the lady in this illustration looks as if somebody is poking her with a red-hot iron? Do you see exactly how she can barely bring herself to touch her skirt with her ideal hand? It’s since the pockets on the skirt she is holding out so gingerly are FAKE.
Yep, that’s right. FAKE. They’re used with transfers, like so:
Obviously, the lady in the background is sneering at the bad deluded lady in the foreground who thinks fake pockets are much better than no pockets at all. If anything, fake pockets are worse …
Thanks to wundermary for the images!
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