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1 Fashion History

2 Sources of Clothing History
Actual garments from 18th century Portraits, diaries, photographs, personal letters Limited information available prior to 14th century

3 Historical Trendsetters
Elizabeth I (Queen of England ) Louis XIV (King of France ) Marie Antoinette (Queen of France ) George Bryan “Beau” Brummell (early 1800’s) Jackie Kennedy (early 1960’s) The Beatles ( )

4 1900-1910 Gibson Girl Look Shirtwaist blouses
Hats- enormous with birds, feathers, ribbons, etc.

5 Men Spats Formal wear Frock coats Hats

6 World War I Hobble skirts- women’s legs revealed for the first time! Narrow shape


8 Men Simpler form of dress more popular

9 1920’s Flapper Sportswear introduced

10 1920’s

11 Chanel Fashion Influence from 1920’s until World War II
Resurfaces in 1954 Little black dress Tweed Suit

12 1930’s Era of elegance Bias cut Cowl neck Ginger Rogers

13 1930’s

14 1930’s Men Double breasted suits Wide lapels Shoulders broadened

15 1940’s World War II Separates introduced that can be mixed and matched

16 1940’s Bobby socks, pleated skirts

17 New Look Christian Dior Full bust lines Tiny waists Full skirts

18 1940’s Men Casual!

19 1950’s Donna Reid or “I Love Lucy” Look

20 1950’s Full skirts and strapless dresses

21 1960’s Kennedy Era Chanel Suit Pillbox hat

22 1960’s Aubrey Hepburn Look

23 1960’s Hot Pants Jeans

24 1960’s Mini Skirts The Mod Look

25 1970’s Pantsuits, wide legs with large cuffs/ bell bottoms hip huggers
Pants for women became acceptable in the work place. Long pointed collars.

26 1970’s

27 1980’s

28 1980’s Athletic wear more popular inspired by the movie “Flashdance”

29 1990’s Doc Martens replaced athletic footwear

30 1990’s Platform Shoes

31 1990’s Retro look

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