Did you know?, Fashion History

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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Biographies, Fashion History

Salvatore Ferragamo

All fashionistas know the Italian high end brand Salvatore Ferragamo but the story of the founder and master of shoes’ craftsmanship escapes to many. His path and the creation of his namesake fashion house makes Ferragamo’s history worth to know. Who was Salvatore Ferragamo? Born on June 5, 1898 in the small village of Bonito, […]

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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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