Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Fashion pp


Published on

Published in: Lifestyle, Business
  • Be the first to comment

Fashion pp

  1. 2. FASHION <ul><li>Fashion is defined as a style of dressing that is popular during a certain time or era. </li></ul><ul><li>It often changes and reflects a person. In modern times it reflects personality. </li></ul><ul><li>Fashion is a state of mind. A spirit, an extension of one's self. </li></ul><ul><li>Fashion is something we deal with everyday. Even people who say they don't care what they wear choose clothes every morning that say a lot about them and how they feel that day. </li></ul>
  2. 3. <ul><li>The most representative years of fashion such as the 50s, the hippie age, disco fever, or grunge have been closely related to different ideologies. </li></ul>FASHION THROUGH HISTORY
  3. 4. 1940’s <ul><li>World war II fabric shortages. </li></ul><ul><li>Shorter skirts and more use of synthetic fabrics, like rayon. </li></ul><ul><li>Simple styles=being patriotic. </li></ul><ul><li>Long elegant dresses and hats of every shape and size. </li></ul>
  4. 5. 1950’s <ul><li>After the war, women returned to feminine roles. </li></ul><ul><li>Christian Dior introduced the “new look” (long hemlines, narrow shoulders, tight bodices and long, full, or narrow skirts) </li></ul><ul><li>Shirtwaist era </li></ul><ul><li>Jackets and blue jeans </li></ul>
  5. 6. 1960’s <ul><li>Youth movement </li></ul><ul><li>Hippie style </li></ul><ul><li>Middle and far east influences (bright colors, peasant embroidery, safari jackets) </li></ul><ul><li>“ Mod” look (mini skirts, gogo boots) </li></ul><ul><li>Hippies used a natural style, love-ins, flowers, and free-flowing hairstyles. </li></ul>
  6. 7. 1970’s <ul><li>Disco style (lame fabrics, leopard prints, tracksuits) </li></ul><ul><li>Punk fashion (doc marteen shoes, safety pins, chains) </li></ul><ul><li>Feminist movement (women wearing pantsuits) </li></ul>
  7. 8. 1980’s <ul><li>“ Power look” for working women (shoulder pads) </li></ul><ul><li>Synthetic fabrics </li></ul><ul><li>Athletic clothing </li></ul><ul><li>Bright colors </li></ul>
  8. 9. 1990’s <ul><li>More casual styles </li></ul><ul><li>Grunge style (messy, uncombed) </li></ul>
  9. 10. TODAY ?
  11. 12. One certain thing in the fashion world is change. We are constantly being bombarded with new fashion ideas from music, videos, books, and television. Movies also have a big impact on what people wear. Ray-ban sold more sunglasses after the movie men in black. Sometimes a trend is world-wide. Back in the 1950s, teenagers everywhere dressed like Elvis Presley.