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.

FASHION IS ARCHITECTURE

AS COCO CHANEL SAID, “FASHION IS ARCHITECTURE. IT IS A MATTER OF PROPORTIONS”.

Architecture and fashion have the same purpose: that is both of them must bring protection, express identity such politic, religious, cultural, personal.

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Fashion and architecture also express space ideas, volume, and movement. Also have the same characteristic for how to use materials. That is recreate a from plane surfaces, a complex three dimensional shapes. Think about what technology could produce, such a new dimensions we don’t know today. Seguir leyendo “FASHION IS ARCHITECTURE”

DISEÑOS DESDE LA NATURALEZA AL HOMBRE

Desde antaño la naturaleza ha sido fuente de inspiración para el diseño de indumentaria

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Es magnífico observar cómo la naturaleza, tanto, la vegetación, las flores, los insectos, los primitivos invertebrados, hasta los animales vertebrados y el ser humano. A quién gracias a sus dotes naturales puede reflejar y aprender de la creación de lo que llamamos naturaleza para bien de los seres humanos. Seguir leyendo “DISEÑOS DESDE LA NATURALEZA AL HOMBRE”

Conociendo a Agatha Ruiz De La Prada

 Agatha Ruiz De La Prada

Enamorada de la vida

 

 

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El día esperado por muchos alumnos de la Facultad de Arquitectura que se recibían, fue un día festivo también para los amantes del arte y la moda.

Digo arte ya que la diseñadora de moda de origen español, Agatha Ruiz De La Prada, siente el diseño de indumentaria como expresión de su arte.

Nos ha contado en esta maravillosa oportunidad que viene de una familia generacional de arquitectos. Sin querer o no sus prendas llevan una arquitectura.

El color, las formas, todo despierta vida. Es vida que irrumpe, alegra, casi como un pincel en manos de un pintor, es que ella vive la vida. Pintando sus vestimentas, sus días, sus emociones. Seguir leyendo “Conociendo a Agatha Ruiz De La Prada”

FASHION MUSES

 FASHION MUSES

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Muses were consider from the mythology with a divine lineage and represented different virtues of divine origin. Thus are recognized as divine souls where artists and designers found inspiration. Today the muses are not of a divine lineage but they can represent an angel of glamorous values for the artist or the designer. Represents also the soul of a collection.

Also muses had since today a very next relationship of friendly with the designer, who is inspired on her throw a season o inclusive for decades. Those muses can also define an époque represented as icons with exceptional style and glamour. Define an era of fashion and also a pop culture. Seguir leyendo “FASHION MUSES”

FASHION TRENDS

TRENDS

A model presents a creation by British-based Turkish Cypriot designer Hussein Chalayan during the Spring/Summer 2007 ready-to-wear collections in Paris, 04 October 2006. AFP PHOTO/PIERRE VERDY
A model presents a creation by British-based Turkish Cypriot designer Hussein Chalayan during the Spring/Summer 2007 ready-to-wear collections in Paris, 04 October 2006. AFP PHOTO/PIERRE VERDY

Trend Definition

The first definition that emerges from the etymology of this word is the willingness or interest of men to achieve a particular purpose. It is also the force that allows an object or body to lean towards another.

It also designates the understanding of art, economics, politics, and the culture of a period by a person. For psychology is the reaction that causes the acts subject to come to an end.

Now is trend: the patchwear, sequins, short boots, skin, leather, gold, silver in materials such as PVC, long skirts with deep gashes, the spirit of Woodstock 70’s .

It’s called fashion trend this way the pattern or how the clothes, shoes, hairstyles, etc. is, in a season autumn-winter or spring-summer. Also is determined by events and global influences. Thus establishes what accessories, products and/or objects to be consumed on a global or worldwide. But in turn is divided adapting to each society and its necessity. Some of the factors that help define are: Seguir leyendo “FASHION TRENDS”