Fashion Era: Fifties

Fashion Era: Fifties

The 1950's was the decade of the "wandering waistline". Years before there was always a set place where your waistline was, for example in the twenties the waist line was very low. During the fifties there was no set waistline, Dior designed his dresses to have a high and cinched waistline, meanwhile, Balenciaga designed his [...]

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Fashion Era: The Twenties

Fashion Era: The Twenties

The 1920's was a decade of change. The twenties was the first decade to abandon traditional fashion such as, full length dresses and tight corsets. We have the 1920's to thank for shorter hemlines, synthetic fabrics, and bobbed hairstyles. Roles of women changed throughout society as they joined the workforce and gained the right to [...]

Fashion Era: The Sixties

Fashion Era: The Sixties

The 1960's is one of the most bi-polar decades in fashion. The early sixties consisted of a conservative and classy sense of style that very much resembled the late 1950's fashion. The late 1960's consisted of psychedelic colors, eye-catching prints, and bell bottom jeans that broke all previous fashion traditions. Many prominent figures in history [...]