History of Fashion

Have you ever wondered: “What is fashion? Why do we care about it?”

Well, you will be surprised to know that fashion has been in existence for many, many centuries. In fact we can see fashion trends in the Roman and Greek ancient statues and frescoes and even in the oldest Egyptian artifacts. Fashion has always been with us, for as long as we remember.

Something more recent is the fashion industry, which designs clothing and accessories. It started to appear in the early 1800s and it grew bigger year after year.

Both men and women have been fascinated with the latest trend in fashion and nowadays, with the spread of wealth, everyone even children, are highly affected by fashion trends.

In modern society the media has a big influence over the way people decide to dress and select their accessories. There are even annual reports that describe what the latest color trend will be so designer and factories can be ready to produce clothing, shoes and bags in the most requested color palette. If you would like to see an example, watch this video about the latest color trends:

Fashion can also become an obsession and a frustrating hobby to keep up with. Because the latest trends demand new purchases and new accessories, this constant pursue of the latest trendy outfit can cause stress and anxiety.

So, one suggestion to keep in mind: follow the latest fashion trends keeping in mind your budget, your personality and your creativity.