10 trendy things really came to us from the past
All of us want to look stylish and beautiful, why should actively fashion trends. Designers carefully embody their ideas to life, to hit us and make us even more attractive. But we know that fashion goes in circles.
We would like to tell you about fashion accessories and clothing, the history of which goes deep into the past.
Turban, presumably, come to us from ancient Persia. He was the headdress of the kings, who used it as a helmet to protect themselves. It could spend from 6 to 20 meters of fabric.
For the first time women's headdress he was in France. Fashion for a turban entered Napoleon himself. The peak of popularity of this accessory came in the 70-ies of XX century. Designers went away mad, and famous actress Greta Garbo, Sophia Loren, Audrey Hepburn showed it on the screen.
Points "cat's eye" (CAT eye), 1950-1960 years
This striking and elegant accessory has appeared in the 40s, and blew up the fashion world in the 50s. Points of this form can be seen absolutely everywhere (to the cinema, music videos) and the most famous women: Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn, Sophia Loren, Brigitte Bardot.
They are suitable for any type of person and turn every woman into a graceful and self-confident beauty.
tights with an arrow, 1940
In France, in the 40s there were stockings with an arrow from behind, they have become the embodiment of female sexuality. Soviet women are painted arrows on tights eyeliner. What is there to do? Everyone wanted to look attractive!
gloves to the elbow, 1940-1950 years,
This interesting accessory is offered for women Christian Dior in the second half of the last century. Gloves have become very popular thanks to Hollywood. They adored Vivien Leigh, Sarah Bernhardt, Audrey Hepburn, Marilyn Monroe.
Kelly Bag, 1950
This model handbags appeared in the 30s, but it got its name - Kelly - only 20 years later. Once Life magazine published a photo of the actress Grace Kelly, who was holding in front of this bag. The picture was in all the world's media. So accessory has gained popularity and began to carry the name of a famous actress and Princess of Monaco. Kelly bag acknowledged benchmark for refined and aged style.
Women's tuxedo, 1960
As a women's tuxedo suit for the first time appeared on the shoulders of the famous actress Marlene Dietrich in the film "Blue Angel". Tuxedo became officially recognized as part of women's wardrobe only after Yves Saint Laurent in the 60s demonstrated its renowned collection of ladies' costumes in the men's style.
The skirt in the style of "new look", 1940
"New look" - the name of the collection of Christian Dior 40s that revolutionized the post-war fashion. In the fashion came a feminine silhouette with a flared skirt and a narrow bodice accentuating the waist, sloping shoulders and long legs.
The first owner was the Coco Chanel clutch. This petite handbag she presented the Duke of Westminster. In the 40s bag it became popular and was in the wardrobes of many women.
In ancient Rome and China warriors wore scarves around the neck to protect it. In the Renaissance, the handkerchief is in addition to the female costume was part of the dowry of the bride. Starting from the 30's fashion house Hermes began producing scarves regularly. Once in vogue greased back hair and hairpieces, women began to tie headscarves. In a similar way they were worn by Audrey Hepburn, Brigitte Bardot, Jacqueline Kennedy, Grace Kelly.
1960 Mini Skirt year
Mini-skirt appeared in the 60s, when fashion designers have become trendsetters of a new generation - more free in their views than their predecessors. Designers took a chance to show great legs of the fair sex.
Trench passed both world wars, faithfully served the British royal family and made a resounding career in Hollywood. Father raincoat became a chemist Charles Macintosh, who managed to invent a rubberized material. After the Second World War, these coats have become hugely popular across the world thanks to the movie. Heroes Belmondo and Delon, dressed in trench coats, embodied self-confidence and were so attractive to them that the postwar success Trench was provided.