I think the style of clothes during the fifties were so classy and elegant, it made me very intrigued. I also thought it was very interesting that women wore gloves everywhere they went during this time. In the style of clothing today, I see some influences from the 1950s. I notice how many dresses are becoming more slimming in the waistline, accentuating the hourglass shape, like the style in the 1950’s. I’ve also seen the style of the cropped
Although the time era has changed, wearing this article of clothing has not changed too much. Most hats may propose a way of communication. What differs is the communication and purpose of the hats. Meaning the audience the hat attracts is also different. In the 19th century, hats posed more of an impact to how and who people thought you were.
The author also explores the idea of individuality and connoisseurship which related to vintage consumption. To support her argument, Palmer explores the historical context of vintage consumption. She believes that the popularity of vintage shopping occurred during 1980s in North America. In this case, high-end brands introduced the concept of discount shopping. According to her “Vintage shopping can be viewed as a continuation of discount culture, while simultaneously achieving an individual identity and
I feel I display all the strengths of an INTP. Great analysing, abstract thinking, imagination and originality can all be shown through just a few of the conversations I have with Brendon Mondino. For example when we discuss things like “How would a centaur wear pants? And what would their rights be?” Arguing on for days whether it would cover all four horse legs or just the back two, if being a centaur would be considered a disability or
The business is not only fueled by vintage lovers but influenced by Hollywood too. The pieces worn by generational legends, attract great attention at auctions, simply because they are fashion statement pieces marking a trend of a particular era. The outlook is changing. Its no harm wearing a pre-owned item if it is as new as it was when made and sold. There is a collectible market for vintage and its money well spent but, to assess the authenticity of vintage items is a little difficult because the term “antique” is more freely used in the market today.
The fashion of the 1920’s has tremendously changed the outlook of how women wanted to be perceived . This important decade has greatly influenced our fashion today. Before the roaring twenties hit , women had to deal with not having the same rights as men , and were often told what and what not to wear . Women had to fight the system to expand their given rights and also stood up for how they wanted to express themselves . There are a lot of articles that provide background information proving that women weren 't allowed to wear certain things nor do .
Due to competitive state system, the Europeans competed with each other and this is how the Industrialization revolution came into being as well; to compete with each other. Many problems arose which ended up being the cause of Europe’s rise to end, such as most of the wars were caused by the state systems. The huge Battle of Nations Memorial, which begun in 1871, after
Monopolies were intended to increase profits, and “dictate” the “two great classes:” the producer and the consumer (Doc 3). Many companies like Andrew Carnegie’s steel company and Rockefeller’s standard oil company benefitted from trusts. Rockefeller successfully created a monopoly by buying rival companies, and controlling transportation rates which allowed for the transport of goods at a cheaper rate, allowing Rockefeller to lower the price of oil; this affected small companies since it was impossible for them to compete with the price (Doc 5). While many companies invested in the railroad company and created contracts to receive exclusive benefits such as lower rates, the railroads didn’t benefit the public at all, because they were built by investors that only cared about receiving a “fair percentage” of the profit, and remarked that “the public be damned” (Doc 1). Many laborers working under these company suffered due to the reduction of “the price of every labor connected with trade” (Doc 3).
,the growth of the private sector after 1990,hence, it is being driven by economic compulsions where people moved out seeking economic advancements to areas which were offering better job opportunities ,it is also driven by land fragmentations, villages being removed due to roads and highway constructions, dam constructions and other