01.11.2016 The hourglass silhouette

The hourglass silhouette!

The hourglass silhouette! The style adopted by women in the ’50s is best defined as feminine, sensuous and elegant. The hourglass figure was majorly highlighted by the outfits worn. As compared to the silhouettes of short skirts and wide shoulders worn in the forties, fashion in the fifties evolved to fuller calf-length skirts and soft […]

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01.11.2016

The History of Mary Janes!

The History of Mary Janes! Charles Jourdan is a French fashion designer who is known best for his designs of women’s shoes and who worked for Dior since 1950s. T-strapped shoes with a middle high hills and buckles became the icon of 1920’s. They are known now as Mary Jane. In addition to straps, shoes […]

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01.11.2016

Vionnet and Schiaparelli designs in the 1930s!

Vionnet and Schiaparelli designs in the 1930s! Two fashion designers that found the perfect blend of innovation in 1930s fashion design but doing so within boundaries were Madeleine Vionnet and Elsa Schiaparelli. Both of these designers created memorable fashions that were in step with 1930s concepts of what looks good.  The knitted white bow that […]

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