The shirt as underwear, undergarments, shirts established relatively recently. As slowly and painfully long developed a new attitude of people to the culture of life and health.
The most ancient “ancestors” shirts can be attributed to the tunic. He was already in the XIV-XIII centuries BC Tunic had the look of the shirt, but the ancient Greeks, he served as outerwear, only wore it right on the naked body.
The ancient Germans and other peoples who lived to the North, before the others felt the need to ispadnem. Already in the third century B.C. they are under outer garments bore the likeness of a linen shirt. The Romans adopted from the “barbarians” this item of clothing together with pants.
Tunic of wool Continue reading
The skirt is a piece of clothing that covers the lower part of the body, from the waist to the bottom. Some modern skirt no bigger than the palm of your hand, and looks more like a loincloth, while on the skirts of the past centuries have gone to several tens of meters of fabric. To this amount of fabric to put on the fashion required a rigid frame that is why there are various devices for skirts. Fashion and technology are always side by side, feeding each other ideas and innovations, and therefore the shape of the frames vary from era to era.
First, the time frame was panier. Although frameworks for skirts existed before the eighteenth century. but the design panier Continue reading
Today, the skirt is traditionally considered women’s clothing. Though the struggle for gender equality has led to the fact that women earned the right to flaunt in pants, men for some reason are not trying to infringe on women’s closet and dress up in skirts. May be because the legs of the men mostly curves and hairy? It’s their business. However, wearing skirts, it was not always exclusively a woman’s prerogative. This article of clothing was his own way of life.
Today the site of Stylish Thing will tell you the story of the skirt.
The history of skirts from ancient times to the present day
Originally skirt was not a sign of sexual differences. For example, in Ancient Continue reading