Ultimate Guide to Historical Fashion

Woman wearing a corset and long sleeve dress

The Romans and Egyptians were very interested in their appearance and they put a lot of effort and money into fashion and style. Wearing a particular type of dress was the means of communication of status, profession, and wealth. In the 15th century, the Burgundian court of Philippe le Bon established itself … Read more

What is Wearable Art?

Today, there a lot of clothes decorated with designs and images and some are called clothing art or wearable art. But what exactly is wearable art? Wearable art is also called an “artwear” or an art to wear. They are handmade pieces of clothing and jewelry which are individually designed as an … Read more

The Hats of Coco Chanel

The Hats of Coco Chanel

It’s undeniable: The lady had style. Elegant but never fussy, sleek and body grazing but not overtly sexy — Coco Chanel’s style was in a category of its own. She created designs that women sought and men admired, refusing to conform to the times while, instead, shaping the fashions of the time … Read more

History of Fashion Accessories

History of Fashion Accessories

Accessories complete the perfect look. Sometimes, even when the whole outfit is flawless, a statement accessory can transform it to make it more glamorous. Necklaces, earrings, bracelets, belts, neckties, and headwear add finishing touches to many outfits. Some of the types of these accessories are classic and timeless like the pearl earrings … Read more

Interesting Facts about Nails and Nail Polish

Interesting Facts about Nails and Nail Polish

Do you think of your nails all the time? Most people don’t unless you’re a nail junkie or a manicurist who is totally in love with your job. Aside from the stubbed toe, a broken fingernail, or the occasional mani-pedi, we don’t give our nails much thought. For sure, there are things … Read more

Random Facts about Fashion

Random Facts about Fashion

If you’re a fashion geek, you might be aware that Coco Chanel invented the “little black dress,” and Valentino Garavani popularized red dresses. But surely, there are still many fashion tidbits you may not know about. Here are some random facts: 1. Eyebrows on fleek Nowadays, any self-respecting fashionista will never leave … Read more

Interesting Facts About The 1950s Fashion Scene

Interesting Facts About The 1950s Fashion Scene

After a period of austerity during World War II, the economies of many parts of the world began to recover. Along with the end of rationing and frugality during the war years, America experienced the resurgence of elegant and extravagant fashion during the 1950s. Several new styles and trends were introduced during … Read more

History of the Mini Skirt

History of the Mini Skirt

Miniskirts have now become a common sight in developed countries, especially the United States of America. While this garment might have created controversy at several points, many women insist on wearing it in order to maintain a fashionable look. Of course, the wearing of the miniskirt has also been a rebellious statement … Read more

Interesting Facts about the Iconic 1980s Fashion Scene

Interesting Facts about the Iconic 1980s Fashion Scene

Of all the iconic fashionable decades we can think of, eighties fashion is usually considered to be among the most ludicrous. Way back then, obviously, most of these outlandish trends were thought of as cool. Among all other decades, 80s fashion is the boldest, brightest, and most experimental. However, this is also … Read more

Interesting Facts about the Iconic 1960s Fashion Scene

Interesting Facts about the Iconic 1960s Fashion Scene

It’s not to say that other decades’ fashion scene is less interesting, but the 1960s is endlessly fascinating. Apart from several revolutionizing events in the world of music, the 1960s also saw some sweeping developments in the world of fashion. Like the music trends of the 1960s, the fashion trends of the … Read more

Interesting Facts about the Iconic 1920s Fashion Scene

Interesting Facts about the Iconic 1920s Fashion Scene

Thanks to Baz Luhrmann’s cinematic remake of The Great Gatsby in 2013, there has been a revival of interest towards 1920s fashion. Both the book and its movie adaptations have featured some iconic features of the Roaring 20s, especially when it came to the fashion trends. This renewed interest is why we … Read more

Top Fashion Models of the 2000s

Top Fashion Models of the 2000s

Supermodels have always been a very important part of the fashion industry. They enable us to view the latest fashion creations of the top designer, even showing us some of the trendiest combinations. The 2000s have been big in terms of supermodels, with many of them getting that coveted celebrity status. Here … Read more

Top Models of the 60s

Top Models of the 60s

The Swinging Sixties is definitely one of the highest times for women fashions. During this colorful decade, a lot of the world’s first supermodels emerged. These then went on to become inspirations for every aspiring model today. These supermodels and their following generations not only displayed fashionable items in a gorgeous fashion, … Read more

All the Presidents’ Shoes

All the Presidents' Shoes

No matter the walk of life in which one finds himself (or herself), one thing everyone can appreciate is a good pair of shoes. From the homeless to the President, shoes are something desired and enjoyed. In the case of the President, though, shoes are a special accessory – at least since … Read more

The Interesting History of Shoe Sizes

The Interesting History of Shoe Sizes

Have you ever had this experience? You want to buy some beautifully-designed footwear displayed at your local shoe store, only to end up discovering there’s no available shoe size for you? It was so disappointing that they didn’t have the right size. Keep in mind the shoes are a crucial factor to … Read more

The History of Nike

The History of Nike

Nike was founded in 1964 by Bill Bowerman and Phil Knight. From a mere handshake, each man ended up investing $500 to import Tiger shoes from Japan and sell them in the United States. At that time, German shoe brands were the dominating brands that were preferred by athletes all over the … Read more