Tag Archives: Leggings

2010-2019 – So What Was Fashion?

The decade got off to a glum start in February 2010 with the unexpected passing of fashion’s brightest star, Alexander McQueen (although his last collection would go on to influence women’s fashion well into the decade.) Most fashions at the … Continue reading

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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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