What Were Rah-Rah Skirts?

woman wearing a rah-rah skirt

In our article about the History of the Mini Skirt, we’ve mentioned that the rah-rah skirt was a hot fashion trend during the 1980s, and it was one of the successful attempts in bringing back the miniskirt. The miniskirt is actually an old idea whose time has come again thanks to two … Read more

All About Denim Fabric

different shades of denim

When it comes to fabrics, one of the most iconic in the world is denim. In fact, when you say the term “denim jeans,” most people would already know what you are talking about. It is a popular fabric across national and cultural boundaries, and it has also become a symbol of … Read more

The 1960s Mod Fashion

a 1960 red and white printed dress

It is true that what we wear has always defined us to some degree. It is something that can indicate economic status but within certain confines of convention. Uniformity of dress historically creates a standardized population. During the 1960s, as part of the social change movement of fashion, a subculture called Mod … Read more

What are Bell-Bottoms?

person wearing bell-bottoms

Back in the late ‘60s to the ‘70s, one of the trendiest fashion styles was wearing bell-bottoms. It is a style of trousers that become wider from the knees downward, which forms a bell-like shape of the trouser leg. It is also known as flares. This type of pants was shown in … Read more

Different Eyebrow Shapes for Different Types of Face

woman having her eyebrow shaped

For many women today, eyebrows are one of the important parts of styling when applying makeup. Many prefer to have thick and bushy eyebrows, too. But as we’ve mentioned in our article about Random Facts About Fashion, during the Renaissance period, women used to shave them off, which will be quite strange … Read more

The History of Skirts

woman wearing yellow skirt

When it comes to fashion, skirts are among the most popular pieces of clothing for women. It is the lower part of a dress or another garment that is worn from the waist downwards. A skirt, at its simplest, can be a draped piece of clothing that is made out of a … Read more

History of the Tank Top

smiling woman listening to music while reading a book

The tank top has been given a bad rep because of its frequent association with all kinds of nasty and overly macho men. Its unfortunate connection may have been attributed to the many jerks, on the screen and in real life, who have worn them throughout the years. It even got off … Read more

Tips for Picking the Perfect Handbag

leather handbag, perfume, notebook, pen, sunglasses, wallet

Finding the right handbag can be tricky if you don’t know what to look for. For some fashion enthusiasts, picking and coordinating handbags are pretty straightforward, but it’s not just as easy for those who are not. A great bag sets your outfit’s entire mood and helps you upgrade your look to … Read more

Top 10 British Fashion Brands

A male model on a runway

London is known for being one of the fashion capitals of the world. It’s also known as the creative capital, as some of the top fashion designers of the globe are based in the United Kingdom. Britain in general boasts some of the best fashion colleges ever, including Central Saint Martins and … Read more

TV series that changed fashion history

For decades since the first invention of moving pictures and visual entertainment, there is no denying that television has given us more insight into the world, among all other things. Television shows, for instance, paved the way for some genius minds to share their ideas with the world. From futuristic scientific inventions, … Read more