How Weird Were The People Of Old When It Comes To Fashion?
Trendy fashions are not just what you have discovered today, people years back already have these sense of fashion, and all the same, as it is today, there are also more weird ones that make you go awe with surprise.
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. During the 15th to the 17th century, chopines was made popular as a shoe that is worn still by women to help them walk through the muddy streets and more about protecting their dress and shoes from the ground as well.
During the 18th century Europe was struck with a disease that was affected many men and women belonging to the upper and middle classes that makes them smell unpleasant, hence, the use of powdered wig and hairpieces that are scented to cover that certain unpleasant smell that they have won under. 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 became popular when a woman wearing a small hemmed skirt was seen hobbling on the plane, since the wind was strong and so as not for her skirt to fly up, she tied it around her legs. Bagel Head had become popular only in 2014 but originated in Canada in 2007, where it is a kind of strange body modification service where a lump or swollen look is created by injecting saline and then pressed in the middle to create a dent resembling a bagel.
Corsets before where kind undergarment that is worn by women for tightening to fit their dress and have a great body form, and this is back now with modern versions but not worn as tight as before. In England, clack teeth were supposed to be an aftermath of decay but then it was made into a fashion that women intentionally dye their teeth black to show that they have money to buy sugar, while in Japan, it is simply a symbol of beauty.
The idea of double jeans that was introduced not too long ago was that a single jeans but having two waistlines, and zipper lines which makes it so weird.
You have now the idea of what is the weirdest fashion in history are like, and you can get more info about it online.
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