Working with many young people through the years I can’t stress enough that it’s so important to know the history of fashion. It’s hard for someone to produce or be stylist for a fashion show if you don’t have an understanding of who, what and why the clothes are on the runway.
Before I was a model, fashion and event producer Sara Rogers and I would read all the magazines and books we could get our hands on. It helped us understand why dresses, jackets, and many other fashion items were cut a certain way, use of colors. stitching, fabrics and so much more.
I hope you take a moment to read this great article I found. Believe it or not I learned something and I know you will too.
Understanding The Development Of Mens Dress