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Did you know? The Beret Edition

When one speaks about berets many images can pop up in the mind: from a coolest french accessory to a militar garment, representing two statements: a fashion and a politicl one. But how did it became so broad and popular? The beret comes from several regions of the world and each one has its own […]

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Did you know? Women Swimsuits Edition

Going to the beach wearing a bikini is something almost all of us takes for granted in 21st century. However, two-piece bathing suits are something relatively new. Check below the evolution of swimsuits. Ancient Rome: In the 4th century, the Villa Roma de Casale in Sicily was decorated with the a representation of women wearing […]

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Did you know? Fashion Magazines Edition

Mercure Galant, a french publication, in 1672 was the first one to give space to fashion between its pages. The magazine featured some fashion illustrations. Paris was the center of fashion. Yet, the first magazine dedicated to fashion was born in the USA in 1867: Harper’s Bazar (that gained the second a in 1929) by […]

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Haute Couture

Haute Couture (high fashion) is the most magic side of fashion, being a synonym of beauty, elegance, custom made, details, handmade, extravagant, unique and multiple zeros. Despite many luxury fashion houses having expensive – and in a certain way exclusive – prêt-à-porter (ready-to-wear) collections, haute couture is what makes a fashion enthusiast dream. Even if […]

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Did you know? The Bomber Jacket Edition

The bomber (or flight) jacket was created in the beginning of the 20th century as functional attire for the military, namely air force pilots, to protect them from aircrafts‘ severe conditions back then. It was a popular garment specially during the World War II. Belgium and France Air Forces started using long leather coats as […]

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