June 27, 2020
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April 19, 2018
The 1940's silhouette followed on closely from the 1930's, but the influence of the war, with shorter straighter skirts to save on rationed material was a major one, that continued at least in Britain for most of the decade. With women increasingly being economically active, as well as being in uniform, fashion also took on a more masculine look. This was the era of the shoulder pad, in its first incarnation before the 1980's! However it was often softened by a puffed or gathered sleeve, Necklines varied but the buttoned or shirt waist top was a...