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Fashion Faux Pas – Leggings

I’m weighing in on the prudish site – leggings are not pants – they are footless tights and inappropriate for wearing outside in daylight unless the crotch and buttocks are covered by a top. 550 years ago, it was men … Continue reading

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When Leggings were a New Idea…

These two interesting illustrations came up in a discussion on the Fashion Designers 1800 – 1950 board this morning. Gary Chapman posted this coloured photograph of a woman in a gold lame tea gown with matching leggings from Eve magazine, March … Continue reading

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