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Articles about corset

Lifestyle
by BohoGypsyArtist
9 years ago
Corsets: From Underwear to Evening Wear

In the world today, dynamism is one of the driving force causing regular changes in almost all aspect of human Endeavour. The world of fashion is not left out in this drive. A very good example of this dynamism in the fashion world is the corset. Since its first appearance during the old Greek and Roman civilizations, corsets have undergone a lot of transformation. This article discusses the revolution, starting from the Greek times to the present day.

Lifestyle
by prettyevil
9 years ago
How to Make a Corset Pattern

As you learn how to make a corset for yourself, a corset pattern will be a requirement. Thankfully, the corset pattern is very simple to make, even if the task does look a bit daunting. Most of the steps below are simply dividing measurements in half. Use this...

Lifestyle
by divaonline
9 years ago
Corsets to Spanx - Women's Body Shapers

    The frame of women’s bodies have repeatedly been distorted and re-sculpted over the centuries by various body shapers, beginning with the corset. There is no one person defined as the inventor of this garment but historians have noted references of it as far back as...

Travel & Places
by Fran5050
4 years ago
Undressed A Brief History of Underwear at Victoria and Albert Museum

Undressed A Brief History of Underwear at the Victoria and Albert Museum explores the history of underwear. //

Health
by DesperateJournalism
10 years ago
Are Slimming Bodysuits and Slimming Pants Worth the Money

Are slimming bodysuits and slimming pants worth the money Women come in all shapes and sizes. It can be very difficult to be happy with the way you look. If you are the type that wishes to have a body like Jennifer Lopez or Kim...

Lifestyle
by Aurelia
8 years ago
Get the Gothic Glamour Look

The Gothic look can be one of dark glamour and indeed many designers such as: Christian Dior, Alexander McQueen and John Galliano have channelled this style, which essentially rose from Victorian mourning fashion.

History
by BobD
9 years ago
Art Deco Period

The Art Deco period encompasses a time that began in the early 1920's and ended in 1941 with the beginning of World War II. It then resurged in 1965 or so and continued into the 1980's. The period began with the death of Queen Victoria in 1901.

History
by Etcetera
8 years ago
Don't be Crude!

We live in a funny world, where it is often deemed impolite to say what we really mean,instead we resort to euphemisms, mostly so we don't get biffed up or sued!

History
by Etcetera
8 years ago
A Question of Fashion

Fashion is an art, while clothing is simply a way to cover the body to keep warm and maintain modesty. Fashion, allows the expression of identity and creativity and is constantly evolving in expression and ideas.

Beauty
by Amerowolf
6 years ago
Beauty is Pain - Horrifying Beauty Practices Throughout History

They say beauty is pain, but this saying isn't a recent adoption. Plucking the hair from one's eyebrows and chemical peels that burn away a layer of skin for a smooth face seem like a tiny pin prick compared to some of the things women have done throughout history to look beautiful. Some of these practices are downright barbaric, but the fashion of the time demanded that old timey fashionistas conform or be ostracized from their social circles. Today is not so different in that respect, but those who constantly demand to be in the fashion should be glad there is no need to bind their feet or crack their rib cages.

Lifestyle
by MrKnowItAll54321
8 years ago
Most Popular Female Superhero Costumes

This article lists five of the coolest costumes for wannabe female superheros. If you want to be wearing the one of the best costumes at your next fancy dress event then make sure you check out these female superhero costumes.

Lifestyle
by DevinPeacock
9 years ago
Devin's Casting Call: Avengers II The Movie

This is the first installment of "Devin's Casting Call" where I show you my choices for the sequel to next year's Avengers Movie.

Lifestyle
by Jaron
11 years ago
Get the Gothic Punk Clothing Look

Many people always get the wrong impression when it comes to gothic punk clothing. Actually, Punk and Goth are two kinds of subcultures. The Punk subculture is very much caught up in punk rock music setting, and a lot of rock and punk music followers are often confused as...

Lifestyle
by secretspartan
9 years ago
How To Select Amazing Party Dresses for Homecoming and Other School Occasions

Whether you are looking for homecoming dresses or a graduation dresses, it is very important to know how to choose the attire for the occasion. This is not only applicable to women, but also men, who need to shop around with caution when it comes to shopping for clothes...

Entertainment
by Tom_Carver
8 years ago
DC Comics Women Superheroes

Superheroes are usually male but this article looks at DC Comics Women who have all the powers and superpowers of their male counterparts. The 4 DC Comics Women Superheroes featured are Power Girl, The Huntress with her crossbow, Black Canary and the Magician known as Zatanna. DC Comics Superhero women are exciting additions to the comic book superhero genre and many of them outshine the rather more famed Batman and Superman.

Lifestyle
by Lynn Parks
9 years ago
Weird and Not So Common Piercings (Pictures Included)

Each person who chooses to have a body modification done, such as piercings, has their own reasons behind it. However, the most common explanation behind it is that body piercing has become a fashionable way to show off ones personality and style.  Here you will find some unique, weird or simply not too common piercings.

History
by Aurelia
8 years ago
The Haunted Victorians

The Victorians were simply obsessed by the supernatural; it pervaded all realms of life. People routinely believed in ghosts, fairies, the possibility of psychic phenomena and telepathy. There was also a popular belief that it was possible to communicate with the dead, by the use of such means: as Ouija boards, table knocking and automatic writing.

Lifestyle
by Imprimatur
8 years ago
Retro fashion Looks

Finding your fashion style can be difficult, as you have to think how you want to express your personality and what makes you feel fabulous and yet comfortable.Retro fashion is well worth considering, when thinking about creating your distinctive fashion style, as such looks can lend an aura of sophistication, fun or even evoke certain interesting historical time periods.

Lifestyle
by AJWalton
9 years ago
Choosing A Plus Size Bustier - Buy the Best Cute Women's Lingerie on Sale

Although it is an ordinary fact that women have curves, having them in the right places can make you extraordinary. There are many ways to enhance those curves and make the world see them in a very decent but accommodating manner. One way is to wear a plus size...

Entertainment
by WriterGuy23
9 years ago
Masquerade Dresses

Masquerade dresses can be elaborate and thematic, or elegant and simple. Whether you're going to the prom, or attending a gothic masquerade ball, there are plenty of different styles you can choose from. Learn a bit about the history of these masquerade balls as well as receiving inspiration for your specific event.

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