How has the standard of female figures in 100 years
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We offer a look at how to change the concept of "beautiful woman" in the last hundred years.
1910: Gibson Girls
The ideal of feminine beauty, created by the American illustrator Charles Gibson at the turn of the XIX and XX centuries. Women race rushed to copy the distinctive feature of this image: unmatched womanly figure, similar to the figure 8, which is achieved due to the extremely tighten the corset.
After the First World War, an era of adolescent girls: short stature, flat chest. waistline moved almost a dozen centimeters below the navel, so small hips have become a necessity. Women gained the right to vote, and they wanted to emphasize their independence and appearance.
1930: Smooth curves
"Flat-chested" image, so popular in the 20s, gave way a little, but apparently a bust. Dolores del Rio was named "the best of Hollywood figure," and magazines sang soft roundness of her body.
1940: The Power of
The Second World War brought into fashion, "the soldiers' shoulders (wide, square, aggressive). the fashion world has become a rule angularity forms. Women had to be healthy and able to work, so strong and powerful.
In 50th in vogue once again includes a rounded, curvy, soft forms. Everything, down to the posters, ridiculed thin women and strongly encouraged them to gain weight in order to attain the desired body roundness. Ideals of feminine beauty were Elizabeth Taylor and Marilyn Monroe.
Swing 60 swung pendulum fashion back. Evil again in the trend. Model world turned Twiggy - unnaturally thin petite girl. It was the era of mass fad diets and slimming.
This decade was a time of crazy partying. And the girls with these parties were required to maintain the shape with thin thighs and flat stomach to go into fashion at that time clothing. Overall image hudyshki was still dominant, but gradually began to return to the roundness.
80 became the beginning of the era of fitness. For the first time the muscles on the woman became not only acceptable phenomenon, but even desirable. Supermodel looks with Amazon took the podium. Tall and leggy became the new ideal of feminine beauty.
At the end of the 20th century born style unisex fashion comes to the painful thinness and untidy clothes: sweater two sizes larger, jeans, torn at the knees. Sex Symbols of this period - Kate Moss, Winona Ryder - thin, low, without pronounced roundness.
Supermodel Gisele Bundchen reintroduced into fashion feminine sexuality, and finally completed the era of "heroin chic". Gone are the pale, emaciated, with glass eyes face 90s. This is a time of strong and sexy, era-drawn press and tanning.
2010s: Big Booty
And now in vogue flat stomach, lush wide hips and big ass.
Ideals are ambiguous and variable. So stay themselves, and do not chase fashion!