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Unformatted text preview: for women, and their role in society and culture. When they were seen as equals and accepted, there fashion was more trendy and free. They were shorter skirts, low cut necklines, and brighter bolder colors. When you look at the way women dressed during the depression and the wars, when their only role was to take care of the house and family the style is boring. The skirts are long, and the necklines are high. The colors are minimal and very traditional. Throughout history women have fought and struggled to gain independence and equality. When our economy was doing well, women were given these freedoms more leniently. But it seems, that when things started to go wrong women were sent back to the kitchen, to care for their husbands....
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- Spring '08