Whether or not it is for enterprise or pleasure, the suit is a flexible piece of males’s vogue that is as ingrained because the t-shirt. The opposite improvement in menswear in the twenties was the plus-fours. Plus-fours developed out of atypical knickers – quick-legged trousers that gather across the knee – and like Oxford bags had been a bit baggier version of their precursor. They’d four extra inches of fabric (hence the name) however as an alternative of extending the trouser leg, they nonetheless fixed across the knee and the extra materials hung over the band, creating the saggy look as seen at a racecourse in 1920 (Fig. three). Typically worn with a sweater, plus-fours were in style golf attire, but very like how tennis-wear crept into informal womenswear, this type was also well-liked daywear for males, as was tennis-put on for males, too. You’ll be able to see the casual approach men dressed to play tennis, though some still wore ties in 1920 (Fig. 4).

Stephanie Kitchen received the national design competition Fashion Consciousness Direct, showcasing her outfits at first of London Fashion Week 2013. Stephanie additionally gained the 2013 Textiles Institute award for her final collection as showcased …

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