Tag Archive: Fashion History

Nigel Barker: The Eye of Fashion

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Nigel Barker has became one of the most preeminent names in the fashion industry due to his handsome features, great fashion sense, and his being the most acknowledged photographer in the fashion world.… Continue reading

Christian Dior: ‘The Fashion Jesus and His Young Dressciple’

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Christian Dior, after 57 years of death, still reigns as one of the most renowned designer names in the world. His lucrative taste for beautiful fashion established a name for him throughout the… Continue reading

Fashion Industry Obsesses Over First Lady’s Inaugural Fashion

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Michelle Obama, the First Lady of the United States, never fails to impress with her fashion choices and tremendous style. The fashion industry tediously fusses over her style whenever she steps outside and… Continue reading

Fifth Avenue Beginnings

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On August 2nd in 1824, Fifth Avenue in New York City was first opened as a thoroughfare. It would take only about 30 years for the street to develop into a stunning, exuberant… Continue reading

From Snot-Catcher to Silken Swooner: the Evolution of the Handkerchief

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While reading an article from the online database JStor (yes, I spend my free time doing odd things), I read that the invention of the handkerchief, while still debated, was most likely invented… Continue reading