Ch 7 - Thecouturierdoesnotcreatefashion,heinterpretsit....

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The couturier does not create fashion, he interprets it.”   --Yves St. Laurent   
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  The Three Modern Eras in Fashion The Three Modern Eras in Fashion             Lipovetsky (1994).   Lipovetsky (1994).   The Empire of Fashion. The Empire of Fashion. Era 1--1860s Charles Frederick Worth •  Showed designs prepared in     advance •  Changed styles frequently •  Employed models to show     clothes   The organized fashion shows:     after World War I Trend Multiplication
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The Three Modern Eras in Fashion The Three Modern Eras in Fashion             Lipovetsky (1994).   Lipovetsky (1994).   The Empire of Fashion The Empire of Fashion. Era 1--1860s   Trend   Multiplication 1920s • Undermining of Paris as     fashion dictator • Fracturing of looks:    Daytime dress--functional    Evening fashion--seductive • Transformative function     of fashion: manipulate  appearance to express self
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  The Three Modern Eras in Fashion The Three Modern Eras in Fashion             Lipovetsky (1994).   Lipovetsky (1994).   The Empire of Fashion The Empire of Fashion . . Trend   Multiplication Era 2--1960s Ready-to-Wear Revolution • Cult of youth + cult of the body • Emphasis on individual  expression and novelty • Two-tiered fashion system— couture and RTW • Designer names: brand names
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  The Three Modern Eras in Fashion The Three Modern Eras in Fashion             Lipovetsky (1994).   Lipovetsky (1994).   The Empire of Fashion.
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Ch 7 - Thecouturierdoesnotcreatefashion,heinterpretsit....

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