Style and Fashion 20s
Styles called reflected in the appearance of human aesthetic ideal of the times in which he lives. This applies to both clothes and shoes and makeup, and accessories. At all times, the style was formed through the world of people and heavily dependent on the events that took place in the society. Today, "Fashion" will tell you what were the style and fashion in the distant twenties of the last century.
Twenties of the last century was a turning point in the history of fashion, because it was then that there were qualitative changes in a woman's wardrobe: replace dresses with tight corsets came loose shortened clothes, do not hold down movements.
The women of this time have become very self-sufficient and even courageous. They changed internally and externally and is not guided by pre-war standards, they are freed from corsets and began to wear comfortable clothes and comfortable. In the past moved elaborate hairstyles and long dresses. In the suit, a new era.
On the concept of beauty is also influenced by the desire for emancipation. At this time, the standard becomes angular skinny woman with narrow hips, flat-chested and without any hint of femininity. this period, clothing was straight silhouette, sleeveless, with a low waist, asymmetrical hem and open back. Not so long ago, women got rid of the last vestiges of femininity in its image - cut hair, and made them a short cut, such as "page". While women are often smoked, so mouthpieces up to half a meter was the perfect gift for the modern woman.
In the early twenties length skirt was calf-length, however, eventually became shortened skirt, in 1924-1925, they were already up to his knees, and in 1927 even above the knee.
against the tissue, while the preference for satin, silk and velvet. Finish served lace, fringe, beads and embroidery. Very popular at the time was the fur, which is often decorated with even the evening dress. Fur was used at any time of the year in the form of a boa or Boas.
Style and Fashion twenties were marked by the work of fashion designers such as Jean Patou, Paul Poiret, Chanel and others. It is thanks to them that the qualitative changes in the female form. Paul Poiret freed women from corsets tight and Coco Chanel in 1926 created a legendary brand - the little black dress, introduced the fashion to not shrinkable pleated skirts, pullovers, sweaters and short haircuts. It also suggested that instead of ornaments, imitating the design of precious stones entirely new jewelry. At that time, it was very popular artificial pearls, which looked like a natural.
Also at this time there was the most mysterious and glamorous style suit - Art Deco. In Paris in 1925, after an exhibition of contemporary and decorative art, this style is literally covered all areas of creativity. King of this style in the suit was Paul Poiret.
Costume Art Deco characterized by a large number of decorative finishes, which is an example of the eclectic and absurd, it combines a large number of different motives: African, Egyptian, Chinese, and the echoes of avant-garde art: abstract, cubism Suprematism. This costume was denied prevailed in the post-war years of austerity in a suit and was oriented in the decorative decision on the post-war period.
In Paris, worked for many fashion designers - immigrants from Russia, so it became popular Russian motives in a suit. Fashion trends in decorative well emphasized Russian embroidery, which are found even in the clothes of Coco Chanel. Gold medals were awarded to the works of Russian masters of the fashion house.
Art Deco style has been focused on the rich, which is why it did not last long, but in that time managed to leave its mark on history. The interior was very relevant in the twenties and thirties of the last century.
In architecture and painting, this style helped to create interesting respectable solutions, which combine the traditions of the past and to make progress.
Despite the fact that the femininity in a suit at that time was not enough, the makeup of that time was spectacular and eye-catching. This was due to the spirit of silent cinema: three-dimensional lashes heavily made-up eyes, bright red lipstick. At that time there were no shadows, so shaded pencil, and eyelids to shine rubbed Vaseline. They emphasized expressive eyes and small cap-Cloche, because the shadows of their fields darkened eyes, adding a woman of mystery. In the history of fashion style of the twenties had left its mark, and the achievements of this style are designers so far. This season, they also pay attention to the fashion of the twenties years.