Trends that changed the world for better

Change is inevitable. We have been hearing that nothing is constant but only change. Sometimes change can be for good. Let us have a look at the trends that changed the world.

  • Bye, Bye Minis:-

Trends that changed the world for better fashion

Minis have paved way for maxis. As fashion evolved, skirts and dresses became longer. In 1990’s, skirts and dresses replaced casual outfits and hip hop culture. British Designer Mary Quant, a pioneer in Mini skirt, describes it as a way of rebelling. As fashion changed, minis changed to Maxi’s.

  • Punk Fashion:-

Trends that changed the world for better fashion

The punk scene in 1970 included hairstyle, cosmetics, jewellery and clothing. Punk lovers were usually found flaunting unkempt and messy short hair, torn or tattered tees. This was their way of making a statement.

  • Power Dressing:-

Trends that changed the world for better fashion

Dressing in 1970’s saw a new style also called as power dressing. This dressing saw women and men wearing business suits. It also suggested a way of authority when working in a male dominated profession. Though this trend no longer exists, but it is still popular in a fashionable way.

  • Handbags:-

Trends that changed the world for better fashion

Gone are the days, when handbags used to be vanity bags with built in mirror. In 50’s and 60’s handbags became a fashion statement rather than need.70’s, 80’s and 90’s saw two types of handbags mainly for work and for outing. Today handbag is all about designers like Louis Vuitton, Fendi, and Prada among other designers.

  • Haircuts:-

Trends that changed the world for better fashion

20’s and 30’s saw short hairstyles for women. Women in 1940’s wore their hair under the hat or tied it in a bun. Women also wore scarves and hats or turbans in 1960’s. Men wore bowl cuts like beetles. In 1970, there came an evolution in men’s hairstyles in the form of Mohawk, punk or colored hair. Today women like to keep long tresses with middle parting or wavy hairstyles. Men are seen experimenting with their hairs like spiky or conservative office look and long braided hair look.

  • Bikinis:-

Trends that changed the world for better fashion

One thing that evolved for the better is the swim suit or bikinis. During World War II, fabrics were rationed and women in Europe used to wear bath suits that just showed enough skin at the waist. One piece bikini was transformed into two pieces and over the years there are designer swim suits for all sizes.

Trends that changed the world for better fashion

Fashion is incomplete without the right shoes. Shoes have undergone drastic changes since decades. From high and wide heeled shoe to lace up boots in 1920’s, shoes of all types jazzed up the fashion scene. In 1960, black slip on boots made with faux leather was quite a rage.

  • Accessories:-

Trends that changed the world for better fashion

Accessories have always been a must have item in every women’s closet. Lace accents, feathers, cloches and turbans have been a popular accessory for women. Men used fedoras, golf caps automobile caps, panama hats as fashion statement. 

Fashion trends have made a style statement over years. Trends make you and style defines fashion. Trends will come and go but it is important to be comfortable in our own skin.

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Hairstyles that you can make while you’re in hurry

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Ponytail – The ponytail can be worn in many different ways and in different occasions, right from when you are in the gym to a red carpet event. This hairstyle is great as it removes all the hair off your face and can hide problems such as if your hair is starting to go oily. Let’s face it, most of us carry a hairband around our wrists, so this look can even be completed anytime, anywhere. Wear a high ponytail to attain confidence as in today’s era a low ponytail is considered little conservative.

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Fish tail braid -This look is probably one of the hardest to master. However, when you know the technique it looks amazing, even like you have spent ages getting ready, when in fact you’ve only spent at most five minutes. Even, the hairstyle is great for a meeting, it is quite impressing by your level of effort and the actual amount of time you spent. Anyone who has good practice of braiding hair in this style, it’s a matter of just 5 mints to set hair gorgeously.

Hair Style

Half Up, Half Down –If you love having your hair down yet want it off your face, then this look is probably must for you! It is very versatile and can suit both curly and straight hair. You will personally love the style as it can be transformed from day to night. For example, if you work till late and then want to go out, all you need to do is touch up your make up and have a change of clothes.

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Bow – A bow is really timeless and one can opt for this while getting late. It can transform a boring unfinished hairstyle into a really adorable and neat one. The only real decision that you have to make is whether to wear a bow headband or clip. Doing a simple hairstyle can really cut down the amount of time you generally take to get ready, leaving you with more time to prepare yourself in other ways.

Hair Style

Messy Bun – This is the perfect hairstyle that you can do when in a rush. The best part of it is that it looks much messier than it is! All you have to do is tease your hair and then put a hairband; you may need to apply pins to set some of the fly-away down, but other than this, the look is complete. This is the best and easiest of the easy hairstyles to make when you’re in a hurry.