Fun Fact Friday

May 17, 2013

Fashion was born in the 12th century.
All started with cloth wrapped around the human form with natural falls called draping.

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Later on tailoring became more of the structure for the human form by focusing on different parts of the body called patterns. These are more form fitting to the body.

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Now a days, fashion designers like to use tailoring as a base but use draping as an extra detailing.

Resources: 101 things I learned in fashion school (Cabrera & Frederick)