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May 2012

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Haute Couture


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Chanel Monique Lhuillier Spring 2009 Elie Saab 2010 Creation by Pilar Vera Christian Dior | Spring 2008 Couture Marchesa Fall 2012 Alexander McQueen Fall 2010 Christian Dior Fall-Winter 2008 Haute Couture Oscar de la Renta,
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Peplum


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Peplum is a Greek word for ‘tunic’ and it refers to a short overskirt or ruffle that is usually attached at the waistline of a fitted dress, jacket,  skirt or blouse. Peplums add detail to a
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Marilyn Monroe


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Marilyn Monroe (born Norma Jeane Mortenson; June 1, 1926 – August 5, 1962)was an American actress, model, and singer, who became a major sex symbol, starring in a number of commercially successful motion pictures during the 1950s and
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HATS


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Hat styles Further information: List of headgear Image Name Description Ascot cap A hard men's cap, similar to the flat cap, but distinguished by its hardness and rounded shape. Akubra Australian felt hat with a wide
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Madonna Fashion Icon


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Madonna Louise Ciccone born August 16, 1958) is an American singer-songwriter, actress, director, dancer, and entrepreneur. Born in Bay City, Michigan, she moved to New York City in 1977 to pursue a career in modern dance and performed in the music groups Breakfast Club and
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GOWNS


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2. Evening wear: Evening-wear is often also referred to as Formal wear, where the female dresses like a ‘Lady’, and the male dresses like a ‘Gentleman’. In the western parts of the world, the most common evening-wear
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PUNK


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80s punk fashion:   Multicoloured Mohawks, bleached hair, short spiky hair, torn leather with chains, eye liner, spike collars, spike wrist bands. Punk is about rebelling against any and all social structures. The less real
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Cher Fashion Icon


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Cher  born Cherilyn Sarkisian, May 20, 1946) is an American singer and actress with a career spanning almost five decades. Recognized for having brought the sense of female autonomy and self-actualization into the entertainment industry, she is
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Types of Skirts 3


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Shapes and types of Skirts A-Line Skirt As the name suggests, the shape of the skirt roughly resembles the letter A – fitting at the waist, taking the shape of your hips and thighs and then
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PLEATS


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Pleated skirts Skirts could come in with a variety of pleats to give more room to the wearer or as a design feature. Pleats could be stitched or permanently heat pressed on to the skirts.
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Tulip Skirt


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Picture a tulip and then invert it, tulip skirt is normally made with two pieces of fabrics overlapping each other, almost like the petals of a tulip, to leave a small part of the leg
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Types of Skirts 2


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Pencil Skirts These knee-length skirts are fitted to the body from the waist to slightly above the knee, usually in stretchy fabrics or with a slit at the back. They are for you only if
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ASYMMETRICAL SKIRTS


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If you have great legs, go for miniskirts. If you are too skinny and want to create an illusion of a fuller look, try a skirt with ruffles. In case you are a little plump,
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Bubble Skirts


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          These are skirts which have hems going in (almost like a series of big semi circles) all around the skirt circumference at regular intervals, to create a voluminous, puffy,  balloon
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Broderie Anglaise


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Broderie Anglaise (French, "English Embroidery") is a whitework needlework technique incorporating features of embroidery, cutwork and needle lace that arose in England in the 19th century.              
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