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Fashion Born in the 1990s
The Juicy Couture brand, famous for its Cheeky Slogans,
Curvy Velour Hoodies and lots of girly details, was started by
Gela Nash-Taylor and
1997. Originally aimed at fashion-loving women, the collection has expanded
with more rugged styles for men, sweeter ones for girls and posh ones for
MARNI Marni combines bright colors, bold graphic
patterns, elaborate prints, natural and techno textures for quirky, offbeat
glamour. Thanks to designer Consuelo Castiglioniís idiosyncratic style,
Marni has remained a favorite among critics since its inception in 1994.
Chanel Black Evening Suit Composed Of Long Velvet Tunic,
Silk Skirt And Velvet Bolero Jacket From The Early 1990's.
RETRO-SPECTIVE THE DECADES PAST:
Fashions of the 1990s
The 1990s produced fashion models that were bigger than the fashions
they were modeling. We were on a first name basis with Linda, Naomi,
Claudia, Eva and Kate. But I forget what they were wearing.
Hmm... maybe that's why? A fashion magazine with no fashion.
The "Slimsuit" Swimsuit from the 1997 Land's End
- More than half of the women (55%) in the United States wore the
wrong bra size in 1990 - at least according to Fredericks of
Fashion Fast Track
Quick tips for the fashion-conscious:
The latest word in women's fashion this fall is menswear.
So if you're planning to suit up, consider a classic pinstripe
in gray or blue. Look for longer jackets and tailored trousers
(cuffs optional). Tip: try to find something with a bit
- Lingerie continues to make fashion statements outside
the bedroom now that camisoles, bustiers and slip dresses have
started to appear more frequently on the street and in the
- They may have been the rage several years ago, but it looks
like the Y-necklace might soon be relegated to the
bottom of the jewelry box. W
magazine reports that chokers have emerged as the
accessory to the fall couture lines. Forget the velvet bands and
dog collar look; look for something dedicated and be sure to
keep your chin up.
Tuesday, October 7, 1997