Ad Analysis: Maybelline’s 1980s Moisture Whip Lipstick

The poster advertisement I chose was the Maybelline’s 1980s Moisture Whip Lipstick advertisement. The company (Maybelline) provides both of poster advertisement and video commercial which is modelled by an American actress, singer, songwriter, model, and beauty pageant titleholder, who was crowned Miss World America 1972 –Lynda Carter aka Wonder Woman. On the other hand, this … Read more

The place of subcultures in the fashion world

Bobby Hundreds, the founding father of The Hundreds, declared that “streetwear is a culture, not just a product.” A subculture is a group that often has beliefs or interests that varies with those of the larger culture usually involving recognizable fashion and music tastes. Many subcultures also despise and reject the mainstream and commercialization of … Read more

Fashion for different Body types

Fashion Your clothing, makeup, accessories, lifestyle, footwear, body and hairstyle this is Fashion and style. Everyone has there own style of carrying themselves. The word Fashion comes from Latin word ‘Facere’ meaning ‘to make’. Fashion keeps changing with day to day trends. In different parts of the worlds there are different traditional and non-traditional outfits, … Read more

Zara analysis

Zara is one of the largest international fashion companies. It belongs to Inditex, one of the world’s biggest distribution groups (Inditex, 2010). Inditex was founded by Amancio Ortega, who is now the third richest man in the world. Inditex is made up of almost 10 companies which specialize in clothing. Zara’s estimated share of the … Read more

Owen Grady Jurassic World 2 Vest

Our lives are incomplete without a proper wardrobe. It is very important to have a well-managed wardrobe in your dressing room with latest style outfits. When your wardrobe has dresses and accessories according to the latest fashion trends, it will give you sense of completion and satisfaction. As this is the era of modernization and … Read more

Top fashion trends of 2018

Look more fashionable this summer: top fashion trends of 2018 Looking to be more fashionable this new year? Here are some of the top trends that dominated the runway this season and are here to stay for the rest of the year. Dark denim: dust off those early 2000’s denim jackets and denim shirts because … Read more

Fashion as an Aspect of Popular Culture

Another aspect of popular culture which we may take for granted is fashion. Fashion itself is a reflection of social, economic, political and cultural changes. It expresses modernity, symbolizing the spirit of the times. Fashion trends are always changing and many people are repeatedly trying to change the way they dress and look even if … Read more

Casual Fashions of the Twenties

The twenties was a time of fun and craziness among the young generation. The fashion fads of the time created a path for the fashions of today. Before the twenties women wore ankle-length skirts, corsets , and other restricting garments, men wore ovewrcoats that fastened in the front, double breasted coats, and long pants. Then … Read more

Fashion In The 1910

North America in the 1910’s was a turning point in history. Historic events include the sinking of the Titanic on April 15, 1912 when more than 1500 people lost their lives. The first moving assembly line began in 1914 and in 1915, the one millionth Model T ($345) rolled off the assembly line. Other news … Read more

Fashion in the 60’s

The 60’s were a time of change and challenge. They brought hippies, space age, folk music, and the Beatles. Women’s skirts got shorter, men’s hair got longer, and everyone talked about love. The 60’s was characterized by the feeling that a break with the past had been achieved. Clothes, furniture, and products all looked newer, … Read more

The Life and Times of Coco Chanel

There have been many women of great influence throughout the years, but in the world of fashion there was one above all the rest: Coco Chanel. After years of triumphs and failures, she gracefully stated, Nature gives you the face you have at twenty. Life shapes the face you have at thirty. But at fifty … Read more

Psychlogy of Fashion

It has been said that individuals act out the roles that are associated with their identities and positions in society. This statement clearly relates to the case studies provided in the assignment package. It states that we have to look the part to play the part. This is an ingenious statement because what we look … Read more