The men's versions may have included variations for fancy occasions or military service, depending on the country, but Maxwell focuses on the "uniform," an everyday outfit worn by "all members of the nation." The (male) leaders of various countries had many reasons for imposing–or...

But, what really touched me was the scene, the costumes and the contrast between them. The scene consisted only of gray rectangular shapes, representing the Highlands mountains. All the actors wore black except for Lucia, that wore red, black and white and Lucia's lovers that wore gray. One...

There is one for everyone!!!!! They look great alone in a warm day or paired with scarves, chunky knits and cardigans when the weather is chilly. These kind of dresses can be found at Farm (in Brazil) andAnthropology (abroad). They both have online stores (links below).

Announcing a Call for Papers from Worn Through Founder & Editor Monica Sklar's alma mater: Fashion and ... Communication will take place May 2-3, 2014, at the University of Minnesota, St. Paul, Minnesota. Submission Deadline: January 5, 2014. Third in a series of events entitled "Fashion...

But first, I'm happy to share with you some exhibition announcements and tips that other Worn Through readers have shared with me since my last post. In Chicago, Petra reminded me that Chicago Styled: Fashioning the Magnificent Mileat the Chicago History Museum is entering its final...

We've written about Anita Berber before here on Worn Through, the "priestess of depravity," dancer, actress and muse to many during her years in Weimar Berlin. The contemporary images of Berber speak volumes, and viewing the highly-sexualized, sometimes fetishist styling she has inspired in...

The Goodhood Store's "As Worn By" Editorial Features Biggie Smalls, Sid Vicious, and ODB By no stretch of the imagination, musicians are style icons. From Coogi sweaters to padlock necklaces, to the current trend of sportswear-rapper collaborative ranges, musicians play an integral role in...

Leather and suede trenchcoats and skirts for a boho-chic style. Chanel Pastel colours in ladylike shapes: yellow, blue and off white. Black and white with art deco feelings. Very Chanel! Yves Saint Laurent The navy goes to Paris. An urban touch on retro/navy ispired pieces. Black&red,...

Black Marble's "Backwards," I'm still not quite sure, but the gothic atmosphere and arresting visuals are enough to hold everything together. The Brooklyn band has immersed themselves in early post-punk and coldwave; think Joy Division's chilly atmosphere with Suicide's clickity-clack...

Inspired by a retrospective look back at musical subcultures and the fashions that defined them, The Goodhood Store executed a unique lookbook titled, "As Worn By." Featuring sketches and artwork by Clara Lacy, the simple image set features key music icons such as Axel Rose, Ian Curtis, Kurt...

 

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