How Weird Were The People Of Old When It Comes To Fashion?
Fashion is not just what it is today, and you can certainly find people with weird fashion tastes but when you look back in history, you will find even the most undeniably weird fashion you can ever see.
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 of the weirdest fashion trends in history is the Lotus Shoes, shaped like the lotus flower that was made popular during the 10th century by the Chinese women. Chopines is another form of women shoes that was known in the 15th to the 17th century used to help women walk on muddy streets while protecting their dress and shoes from it.
Powdered Wigs and hairpieces were worn by many in Europe during the 18th century, where they use lavender and other powder scents to make their wig smell good, one reason for this was that due to the disease like syphilis that affected the upper and middle classes, they expel an unpleasant smell that makes them resort to wearing these wigs. In between the 12th and 15th century, men wear a kind of shoe where it has an extremely long and pointed shoe and they tie it to the ankle to make them walk properly, known as the crackowes.
Hobble Skirt is the trend that is popular in the 1910’s that came about when a woman wearing a small hemmed skirt was seen hobbling on the plane with her skirt tied around her legs in order not to fly up. 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 are one of the undergarments used by many women in the past, among the layers of clothing that they have, tied tight and fit across their bodice that makes them even hard to breathe, produced still as of today but of a more modernized style and without the tight grip with it. In Japan, anything that is black is beautiful for them to view here, therefore, women dye their teeth for that purpose, while in England having black teeth means wealth to afford much sugar.
Double Jeans is anyhow that not too long ago fashion trend where a single jeans have the look of two jeans by having two waistbands.
You have now the idea of what is the weirdest fashion in history are like, and you can get more info about it online.