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Fashion is the style and custom prevalent at a given time. People have used clothes to indicate rank, gender, sexual availability, locality, class, wealth and group affiliation. . Fashion is a form of free speech. It not only embraces clothing, but also a

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Coco Chanel said: "Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street, fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening". I think fashion is very important for all women and mans also have to know something about it. So I will inform you who didn't know what fashion is, who was the first designer, what were old styles and what are nowadays. Fashion is the style and custom prevalent at a given time. People have used clothes to indicate rank, gender, sexual availability, locality, class, wealth and group affiliation. . Fashion is a form of free speech. It not only embraces clothing, but also accessories, jewelery, hairstyles, beauty and body art. Fashion is a language of signs, symbols. We watch and make opinions about other people from clothes what they wear and how and when they wear it. The first designer who was not just a dressmaker was Charles Frederick Worth. The former draper set up his maison couture fashion house in Paris, clothing design and creation was handled by largely anonymous people, and high fashion descended from style worn at royal courts. Worth's success was such that he was able to dictate to his customers what they should wear, instead of following their lead as earlier dressmakers had done. ...read more.


Today everyone knows what punk fashion is, but in 1970 it didn't exist. Punk first appeared in the mid 1970s in London as an anarchic and aggressive movement. About 200 young people defined themselves as an anti-fashion urban youth street culture. Closely aligned was a music movement that took the name punk. Punk was a rejection of anything that was considered good taste. Ripped and bleached clothes were part of the look, as was spiked hair, dyed in bright colours. Black make up and safety pins as earrings were often worn. Punk rejected the hippy style and the hippy view of the world. Punk itself lasted into the early 80s. The New Romantic look most associated with 80s fashion. It was a reaction against Punk and an opportunity to dress up and do your own thing. Typical romantic glamour had the style of pirates and buccaneers. Full sleeved frilled pirate shirts were made from luxury fabrics. The New Romantic look was intended to be individual, unlike punk which tended to have uniformity. New Romantics longed for the fantasy of the nineteen thirties and fifties glamour of Hollywood. changed the female silhouette, making the shoulders broader and the hips appear narrower. New styles are very similar with old styles. Yves Saint Laurent said: "Fashions fade, style is eternal". The name changed and new styles received a little bit new air, new smell. ...read more.


Pantyhose are always worn with a dress or skirt, unless you wear open toe shoes. Suits with trousers and skirts are always perfect for a feminine preppy style. Excellent silk blouse always more appropriate than cotton. Preppy girl always looks after and never leave with bad look her hair. The most important are hair hoops and ribbons, but if hair is not collected, it must be well-organized. Accents are also important. Suitable gloves, hats, caps, bags, nails or lipstick are also considered. Full preppy style must be clean, conservative and fine-cut. The best known representative of the preppy style is character Blair Waldorf from "Gossip Girl" Vintage Vintage style is back. It prevails now everywhere - both in house interior and in street fashion. Teenagers who wish to separate with original appearance injects a little antiquity in their clothes. What is called "second hand" clothes in Lithuania, it becomes respectful and attractive in London. Clothes and accessories can be found from any decade in such shops and their prices, are like time matured wine, much higher than in the new clothes shop. So, you can see that fashion is interesting thing and everyone have to know something about it and girls must know more than something. Donatella Versace said: "Fashion is all about happiness. It's fun. It's important. But it's not medicine". ?? ?? ?? ?? ...read more.

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