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CADS 5460 EXAM 3
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clark gable in "It Happened One Night"
when this man took his shirt off in the movie, men's undershirt sales dropped; undershirts became less popular
-this western influence on men's wear began spreading to the east coast
-people began wearing jeans as a fashion instead of work pants
-rental tuxedos became popular
-*mess coat (seen in military for special occasions)
-*white dinner jackets (first seen at Palm beach & cannes)
-*fedora hats & homberg hats
-pockets are in the inside of the coat
changes in evening dress
made out of woven wool & camel's hair
double breasted, extended & padded shoulder line
pockets are in the inside of the coat
-many couture houses closed during the occupation of Paris during WWII
-the archives of the Chamber Syndicale was seized including the client list--> given to nazis
-french couture was relocated to Berline & Vienna
what happened to haute couture houses in Paris?
-was the president of the Chambre Syndicale
-he argued to keep the industry (& all its workers) in Paris
-he succeeded & was able to convince them to leave industry in Paris & saved 12,000 workers jobs
what role did Lucien Lelong play during WWII?
Utility Collection 1942 (Utility Clothing Scheme)
-Europe; brits came up with this
-controlled the amount of fabric used in clothing
-patterns were made for mass production
-silk was banned--> parachute silk was used as an alternative for women
-hems could be no more than 2 inches
-button use was limited
no unnecessary decorations
what changes were called for women in Europe?
-all jackets had to be single breasted
-trousers with no cuffs (not popular so men would buy pants too long & alter themselves)
-no fancy belts
what changes were called for men in Europe?
Limitation Order L-85
-to reduce, by 15%, the amount of cloth used in women's wear
-limited the use of certain materials, but also set restrictions on shapes and clothing measurements in order to save the use of valuable resources
which designer designed seersucker uniforms for women in the military?
-heels were lower & leather shoes were rationed
-the wedge heel was introduced--> "Raffia & Cork Wedge" by Ferragamo
what was the impact of war & rationing women's shoes?
-lack of nylons
-clothes were wearing out, so they had to do something to extend this & make their ration coupons last longer
why did women start wearing pants?
-skirt lengths dropped
-rounded, curved shoulder line
-full skirts or pencil skirts
-created by Dior
what was the "New Look"?
a waist cinch or a long line brassiere that made the waist smaller
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