You notice that when you scan through fashion trends you find some that are really weird and seems off with the newest trend, but how do you think were the fashion trends decades ago, and what are the weirdest that they have that can compare to what you call weird today?
Some fashions styles of the past are very unique that is why some have of them are being revived in the new generation, however, there are really some weird fashion trends that started back in the 10th century.
One that you can see here is the one that is derived from the form of a lotus flower, which was introduced in the 10th century being used by Chinese women, called Lotus Shoes. Chopines is another form of women shoes that was known in the 15th to the 17th century used to help women walk on muddy streets while protecting their dress and shoes from it.
Powdered Wigs and hairpieces were worn by many in Europe during the 18th century, where they use lavender and other powder scents to make their wig smell good, one reason for this was that due to the disease like syphilis that affected the upper and middle classes, they expel an unpleasant smell that makes them resort to wearing these wigs. Men also during the 12th and 15th century have their own weird fashion trend called crackowes which is a pair of shoes with extremely long and pointed toes and have known to click in attracting women.
Hobble Skirt is the trend that is popular in the 1910’s that came about when a woman wearing a small hemmed skirt was seen hobbling on the plane with her skirt tied around her legs in … Read More..Read More »