1950s fashion

Nineteen Fifties Halloween Costume Concepts

We all know that trend all the time repeats itself. In any other case, one designer after one other forsook the Dior high-waist camp, and went over to Balenciaga, who put all his energy and authority behind his slack-waisted attire and middy-line fits. Hair was worn short and curled with the New Look, and hats were essential for all however probably the most informal events. Fascinating adjuncts to the waistline controversy have been a legion of boleros, spencers, minute hug-me-tights; deep yokes, with pretty female pleating breaking from them to kind an entire dress; belts low slung on the back or following the hemline of jackets; belts buckled across the chest or, on the contrary, cummerbund belts, huge or elasticized, the better to grip the midriff. From the mid-Fifties, a new unfitted fashion of clothes appeared as an alternative to the tight waist and full skirt associated with the New …