THE CURRENT CORSET





 

THE MORE POPULAR ICON OF THE HISTORY OF HOLLYWOOD MARYLIN MONROE USED CORSETS TO SHOW SENSUALITY, YOUNGEST AND BEAUTY. HER CORSET WAS MADE ON FLOWER PRINTS FABRIC THAT GIVE A LOOK AS INNOCENCE. MOREOVER AT THE MOULING ROUGE THE WOMEN OF THE CABARETS WHERE CORSETS AS A GARMENT ON RED COLOUR. THIS COLOUR REPRESENTS THE BEST AS MOULING “ROUGE”. WHEN ROUGE IS A HOT COLOR, THE COLOR OF THE ROSE, THE BLOOD, HEALTH AND YOUNGEST.

ANOTHER TOPIC ARE THE GOTIC GARMENTS YOUNG GIRLS USE TO WEAR, THEY USE CORSETS ON BLACK COLOUR, WITH ALL THAT REPRESENT: DARKNESS, UNDERGROUND, AND OUT OF THE COMMON PEOPLE WERE AS A GARMENT. THEY PREFER LEATHER AS A FABRIC, AND TO COMPLETE THE GARMENT USE CRUCIFIX NOT AS A RELIGION BUT AS A STYLE. 

UP TO THIS CENTURY 21 MORE AND MORE WOMEN NOW A DAYS PREFER TO USE A CORSET BELOW THE BRIDE DRESS. ALSO IS USED ON THE STREETS. YOU CAN SEE IT WITH A LOT OF KIND OF FABRICS.

THE EVOLUTION OF THE FABRICS ALLOW  THIS KIND OF CORSETS MADE WITH MORE SIMPLE PATTERNS THAN THEY WHERE AT THE FIRST MOMENT THEY APPEAR. THAT BRINGS PROMINENT SILHOUETTE WITHOUT HEALTH PROBLEMS LIKE WAS CENTURIES AGO.


THERE ARE SITES ON THE INTERNET THAT PROVIDES CORSETS WITH STANDARD SIZES, AND ALSO CLIENTS CAN CHOOSE THE FABRIC, COLOR, TEXTURES, AND EMBROIDERY.

THIS KIND OF SITE OFFER TO DO A DESIGN JOIN WITH THE DESIGNER TO CREATE SOMETHING JUST LIKE THE CLIENT WANT.

ALSO THEY OFFER TO DO THE CORSET MADE TO MESURE.

JUST MARRIED !!! ENJOY YOUR BRIDE DAY!!!!!

 

MADELEINE VIONNET

“THE BIAS CUT”

Was born in Paris in 1876. She learned about the bias cut at the Callot Soeurs in Paris.

Then she did expand the use of the bias cut to perfection. She works fabrics in an in usual way cut. Producing an stretchable characteristics using bias cut.

Those kinds of cut do that women can easily put the dress on their body as a tricot.

In 1919 she procure to create her own logo, with help of a designer Thayaht. She was the first anticopyist Association introducing fingerprinted labels. That was necessary because she produce for the first time a prêt a porter. Where the logo printed could do the effect of do series.

She was the first owner of a Fashion House with 1.100 employees.

She was an advanced busyness women. On her Fashion House had maternity leave, paid holidays, and such kind of revolutionary way of manage a Fashion House as she does.

The revolutionary ideas came from her first job on hospital where she as a seamstress knew some about mass production, which she used for her own being.

She also designs textiles and jewelry for her Fashion House.

She designs garments draping on a half size mannequin.

Inspired on Greek and Egyptian cultures.

Also a lingerie salon was created.

At the end of her productive life (remember she die at the age of 99) she don’t stop the techniques she develop. Moreover in 1970 appear Issey Mikaye. Who inspired on her work continues the style of Vionnet. The handkerchief dress was also created at that earliest time.

Considered one of the greatest designer, architect and sculptor, manages the fabrics fall freely giving freedom and sensuality. Mainly by falling selected fabric to be cut on the bias.

A book was written about Vionnet’s patterns, but the difficulty is that it was written in Japanese language.

Vionnet donated to the Museum of Decorative Arts in Paris 122 dresses, 750 patterns, and over 13,000 photographs. Thus remaining at the time the legacy of this designer doing remain the spirit of his creations for the future.