Historically, the corset was an undergarment made to cinch-in a woman’s torso… much to her discomfort. But Prada has designed a simple corset belt that’s very wearable.
Fashion details- Maude Made custom block print dresses and waist coats.
(Photo- Hermione McCosh)
…Gudrum Sjödén Fall Fashion Catalog, 2008.
Then- Remember this old Nibs post from 2010 on layering a shirt or sweater under a slip dress? Guess what? The fashion idea is back for fall.
Now- Play with textures by pairing a satin slip dress with a ribbed mock turtleneck (right). Follow the v-neckline of a floral slip dress with a ruffled top (left). All clothing from H&M.
Fashion details- Blush colored trench coat, striped tee & jeans (top left), blue striped sweater, stretch gray skirt & cross-laced ballerina flats (top right), linen oversized shirt & side buckle shoes (bottom left) and two-piece swimsuit (bottom right).
Years ago, I did window display work for Laura Ashley and later for Nordstrom. When I came across this styling effort from Boden, I couldn’t help but think- wow, what a fun idea for a young teen’s fashion window.