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Dressing like a boy - menswear for women

One of the lovely things about being female in the modern world is that we can wear trousers all of the time if we want to. 573 more words

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Why I, too, fell in love with Wallis Simpson

According to Wallis Simpson

“A woman cannot be too rich or too thin.”

She talking about herself, of course. She aimed to become Queen (consort) of the United Kingdom, one of the richest women in the world.

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History Of Fashion

Philip II: A Man of Our Time

If they were privileged enough to behold this imposing portrait of Philip II of Spain, painted by an unknown artist around 1580, contemporaries would have been mightily impressed. 450 more words

Men's Fashion

Words Of Fashion.

Fashion is as old as the human race itself.┬áThe first known humans to make clothing, Neanderthal man, survived from about 200,000 B.C.E. to about 30,000 B.C.E… 320 more words


One pattern several outfits - the "wardrobe" phenomena

When I first started sewing my teacher suggested that we all buy a “wardrobe” pattern. These patterns, which during the 1980s when I was learning to sew, were especially aimed at workwear, have a longer history. 475 more words

History Of Fashion

Three Quarter Denim Skirts and A Fucking Revelation

Age fourteen, standing in Brisbane’s Queen Street Mall. I had had a mare of a school day, I’d rocked up for the first (and last) free dress day my high school had held in years. 1,684 more words