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The History of the Feminine Lingerie

4 November

The Lingerie is a piece of style you put to yourself! It is more than a clothing piece but a symbol of femininity. First steps in lingerie Its first use was utilitarian, during ancient Greece where women wore linen tunics to cover their female parts. Lingerie appeared vaguely during antiquity as "apodesm," a bandage forming a belt under the breast to hold it. In the Middle Ages, apodesme became a gorgerette and was worn in addition to an imposing cotton tunic as an undergarment. Lingerie in Renaissance At the start of the Renaissance, the ancestors of corsets (basquines) make their appearances and will evolve throughout this period. More and more narrow to finally take the shape of an "S" to emphasize the roundness of the hips and the sensuality of the women. The woman, during the Renaissance wears a superposition of skirts of different fabrics, the bust is held in a laced corset. This type of lingerie is decorated and embellished with lace (very fashionable for men and women) and is worn under the thick dresses of the time. The shirt turns white which is synonymous with cleanliness as well as richness. Since the great plague epidemics of the 15th century in fact, water, suspected of

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Watch live the Escada Sport Fashion Show

Watch live the Escada Sport Fashion Show

18 January 2012

  Today, on Wednesday, January 18th at 10am will be broadcast live the Autumn / Winter 2012 Parade ESCADA sports of Berlin on the site ESCADA. Start being connected from 9 h 45 am at http://www.escada.com/fashionshowberlin. The face of new collection Escada sports is Johanatan ...

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Kristen Stewart, the new face for Balenciaga scent

Kristen Stewart, the new face for Balenciaga scent

13 January 2012

Kristen Stewart, the sexy and beautiful actress from the Twilight series makes a new step into fashion.  She has been chosen to be the new face for the new fragrance Balenciaga due to appear this fall. The actress embodies perfectly the vision ...

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Marc Jacobs and Louis Vuitton at Arts Décoratifs

Marc Jacobs and Louis Vuitton at Arts Décoratifs

9 January 2012

The collaboration between Marc Jacobs and Louis Vuitton will be highlighted at The Museum of Decorative Arts of Paris from March the 9th till September 16th. The two floor exhibition will show the history of the two big names in fashion combining ...

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Gisele Bündchen for SS2012 Givenchy Campaign

Gisele Bündchen for SS2012 Givenchy Campaign

9 January 2012

Gisele Bündchen was chosen by Riccardo Tisci, actual artistic director to Givenchy for the last advertising campaign of the French home for spring-summer, 2012. Famous German-Brazilian model has been chosen to be photo shooted by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott. She comes after Mariacarla ...

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Tokyo Fashion Week in Italy

Tokyo Fashion Week in Italy

9 January 2012

The Japan Fashion Week Organization is entrusted with the project, "TOKYO FASHION WEEK in ITALY" which is a part of the "Cool Japan Strategy Promotion Program implemented by Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry. "TOKYO FASHION WEEK in ITALY" features a special exhibition at ...

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Mila Kunis is the new face for Christian Dior

Mila Kunis is the new face for Christian Dior

5 January 2012

The actress from the movie Black Swan seems to be everywhere in the public eye, lately. More, she has been chosen to represent the image of Christian Dior after the land had been owned by another ballerina, Natalie Portman.  Although more a casual type ...

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David Beckham bodywear for H&M

David Beckham bodywear for H&M

4 January 2012

David Beckham's debut Bodywear collection for H&M has quality and longevity at its core. This first collection introduces nine underwear styles for men which will go on to form the products of the long-term unique partnership between David Beckham and H&M. Designed ...

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Vault by Vans presents the capsule collection Taka Hayashi x Billykirk

Vault by Vans presents the capsule collection Taka Hayashi x Billykirk

20 December 2011

The designer Taka Hayashi, known for several years for its bright models Vault by Horseboxes, collaborated this winter with mark of bagagerie and accesoiries Billykirk to conceive a capsule collection on Horseboxes x Taka Hayashi x Billykirk.  Derby TH LX, Sk8-TH LX ...

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