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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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Latest fashion trends - Kokorico, new Jean Paul Gaultier male perfume

Latest fashion trends - Kokorico, new Jean Paul Gaultier male perfume

8 September 2011

Latest fashion trends The new perfume for men from Jean Paul Gaultier, Kokorico has made a statement just from its launch at the Haute Couture Runway. In a black and red ambiance within the ancient theatre and to the disclosure of the numeric culture, the ...

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Latest fashion trends - fall main trends

Latest fashion trends - fall main trends

6 September 2011

Latest fashion trends - this fall trends come in shades, textures and tones that combine both classy and elegant with street chic and vintage accents. Let's see what the experts say about this fall trends. Dark, dramatic colors, long skirt, fur and feathers. For ...

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Latest fashion trends - Wool is back in fashion

Latest fashion trends - Wool is back in fashion

6 September 2011

Latest fashion trends In 2011, wool is back in fashion. So the Wool Week from London can prove us. The Campaign for Wool under the patronage of The Prince of Wales seems to be a huge success, as great names embraces it: from exclusive wool ...

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Jaeger LeCoultre, sponsor of Venice Film Festival

Jaeger LeCoultre, sponsor of Venice Film Festival

6 September 2011

Online fashion magazine On the occasion of the 68th Venice International Film Festival organized by Bienalle di Venezia, Jaeger LeCoultre continues its tradition of sponsoring the festival. Celebrating art and artisanship, the brand unveils its exceptional watches worn by celebrities on the Red Carpet. With Reverso ...

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Zara accused of slavery work in Brasil

Zara accused of slavery work in Brasil

31 August 2011

Spanish company Zara is being accused of abusive work on its employees in Sao Paolo, Brazil.  The company is put under accusations as the Work Inspector says to AFP. 52 Boliviens who work for Zara at the black market were found working in unhealthy conditions. ...

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Celebrity style guide - Christian Louboutin vs YSL for red sole trademark

Celebrity style guide - Christian Louboutin vs YSL for red sole trademark

31 August 2011

Celebrity style guide Christian Louboutin has won a trademark for its signature red soles from the US Patent and Trademark Office in 2008. The red sole shoes created a unique print on his brand and come as a way of recognition. YSL creates also red sole ...

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Designer handbags - Chanel launches Androgyn handbags

Designer handbags - Chanel launches Androgyn handbags

31 August 2011

Designer handbags The luxurious brand Chanel is introducing a new “Boy” line of handbags. It is a twist that Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel’s creative director, has made. He announced that the new collection has been inspired by androgynous style that is modeled on a hunter’s cartridge ...

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Fashion collection - Model Delfine Balfort turns into chameleon

Fashion collection - Model Delfine Balfort turns into chameleon

31 August 2011

Fashion collection Belgian model Delfine Balfort turns into a rainbow warrior under the tropical palette of NARS. The makeup artist Francelle Daly did a great job in creating the colorful ambience. The concept of the shooting was to express the difference tones of colors in various ...

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