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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I often hear girls talking about what’s in and what’s not in the fashion industry and follow it blindly, fashion is suppose to be use as a guide and not an obligation. It’s necessary to look above trend and understand the body type. Blending your own style with trend will make you stand out and feel good. Now that, it’s established that fashion is not uniform for everyone and a simple change can enhance your look, let’s merge basics with different pieces to get a stunning look. Rolling sleeves differently, pairing right jeans or adding accessories like scarf or necklaces are all going to help enhancing the look.

Fashion trends and tips

Blazers have always been more on the side of formals or seen as a part of uniforms but it’s time to flash your graphic or plain t-shirt combine with Jean short along with a blazer to get a casual yet classy look. Alternatively a blazer will look impressive over a dress just don’t forget to wear a nice pair of stilettos and carry a shiny clutch. You are good to rock any party with it.

Basic shirts are found in every wardrobe and sadly are used for office and office only, not any more, mingle these shirts with printed skirts or pants, carry an over sized clutch to make you ready for a date. Wait! There is more, these printed skirts will go just fine with basic silk top along with a sling bag. This will definitely prepare you for a day out with your girlfriends.

Casual dresses have always given a monotonous look which can be easily changed by adding subtle accessories like necklace, bracelets, a slim belt or even colorful bangles. Don’t blend them all together as less is always more. Attractive yet subtle way of accessories will give you a stunning look.

Fashion trends and tips

Handbags are very handy from huge to sling to clutch, all the types help you look stylish and are useful to keep your personal items. It’s a win-win situation.

Intelligent style play can help you get multiple look with one piece of clothing. This statement is absolutely true when it comes to scarves. Get ready to wrap yourself in pretty prints, fluorescent, strips, plain, knitted or multicolored scarves I can go on and on about it but I guess you got the idea.

Fashion trends and tips

Scarves are best to warm yourself in winters and add style in summers. It can be worn in different ways to enhance your casual attire, over a dress or simply to your work dress.

Create your own style by being innovative and being confident in your own skin. What matters is how you carry yourself in the outfits irrespective of trends. Create your own statement and shine!