History of Fashion
Some popular jean brands of the 80s are still being wore today, and the named brand jeans of the 80s last longer than some of the jeans made today.
The history of zippers is an interesting and important one. Zippers are used everyday by almost everyone, everywhere. Read how this functional invention became part of our ordinary clothing fashions.
Before the time of Charles Frederick Worth ("father" of haute couture), dressmakers and tailors though largely unknown, were the designers and makers of women's fashionable clothing.
Are beauty standards in the United States insane? The answer depends on who is asked. I believe the answer is an unequivocal, "yes!" I started researching this topic eager to place blame on one particular...
Vintage Mexico silver jewelry has a unique look that, over time, you can learn to recognize quite easily. Getting to know the hallmarks found on the back of the jewelry will help you to recognize highly collectible...
When you think about Egyptian jewellery, it is easy to visualise scarab beetles, Pharoah charms, malachite, lapis lazuli and lots of gold. Colours and shapes presenting in Egyptian jewellery tell us lots about the...
With the depression of the 1930's, fashion became plain and unexciting. By 50s, clothes were bold & colourful; hemlines reduced, eventually heralding in the birth of the mini in the 60s...
Why has the fashion world not brought back the cape? Here I look at the five basic types of the cape. A forgotten treasure that is comfortable, utilitarian, and sensible for both hero and villain .
Shoe trends from the 80s will always come back in style. Also the fashion trends of the 80s will always come back in style, we see it in fashion today.
The expression of ideas and concepts through symbols, both in arts and science is represented by objects and signs. The embroidery of India has been acclaimed the world over as an exquisite handicraft.
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