Tag: the history of fashion

once upon a time: little black dress

Gabrielle Chanel. What a clever and good-hearted person that was… Imagine that – she couldn’t stand watching shitty-dressed women, so she figured that she had to solve that problem in some kind of way. Because she’s a doer! And basically that’s the main reason a little black dress has been invented in 1926. Rumor has…
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once upon a time: fedora

Since it’s a Winter for quite some time now – I hope you’re wearing a hat, cap or whatever! Speaking of which  – I wanted to tell you a story about that special and most famous one – fedora hat! It’s been over 150 years since the Borsalino factory had its opening. They can do…
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once upon a time: moncler duvet jacket

Since it’s Winter already and I’m doing nothing but laying in bed, being stuffed-up and drinking hot chocolate all day long – the idea of writing a post about a duvet jacket came to mind and I’ve thought that it would be a bang on! …you’re welcome ;) Monestier de Clermont is a village in southeastern…
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once upon a time: chanel 2.55 bag

Ok, so it’s the time of the year, when you have to start the thinking process about Christmas gifts for your beloved ones. Since I’m a very helpful and caring person – I’ve decided to tell my homies why they have to cough up for a Chanel 2.55 bag for me. Haha! Once upon a time…
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once upon a time: Hermès scarf

It was 1937 when Maison Hermès have started the production of scarves… a hundred years after the company was established. No, they actually weren’t working the whole time to create something amazing, that almost every woman in this World would literally kill for. Every success that was made – was made by the sixth sense…
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once upon a time: persol sunglasses

Sooooo… last time I’ve told you a story about Ray-Ban sunglasses so I guess it’s a great idea to share with you a story about another major sunglasses brand, which is Persol. There are no words that I can use to describe how much Italians are proud of those sunglasses… What I can tell you…
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once upon a time: ray-ban sunglasses

Jakie jest Wasze pierwsze skojarzenie zaraz po usłyszeniu nazwy Ray-Ban? Zgaduję, że odpowiedź brzmi ‘lanserskie okulary przeciwsłoneczne’? Tak? Zapewne nie obejdzie się bez komentarza ‘bo kto normalny wydaje 600 zł na kawałek szkła i plastiku’, zgadłam? Mam nadzieję, że nie jesteście jednak za bardzo uprzedzeni do tej marki i macie ochotę poznać jej historię. Zapraszam…
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once upon a time: louis vuitton travel bag

Wakacje to dla wielu ‘życie na walizkach’. Jesteście ciekawi skąd wzięły się i dlaczego zyskały na popularności walizki od Louis Vuitton? Jeśli tak – zapraszam do lektury. Dawno, dawno temu żył sobie chłopiec imieniem Louis Vuitton. Miłość do mody ‘przeszła na niego’ chyba w genach po mamusi, która niestety odeszła z tego świata, gdy synek…
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once upon a time: ballet flats

FOR ENGLISH VERSION SCROLL THE POST DOWN Dawno, dawno temu żyła sobie kobieta o imieniu Rose Rupetto. Wraz ze swoim synem Rolandem Petitem wiedli szczęśliwe życie w Paryżu. Roland trenował balet, a z treningów wracał z bolącymi i zakrwawionymi stopami. Na szczęście jego mama, Rose, była bardzo dobrą krawcową, nie mogąc dłużej patrzeć na cierpienie…
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