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Transcript myspace presents The History of FASHION WEEK Since 1943, fashion week has assembled the world’s most famous and innovative designers to show their Fall or Spring collections to press, buyers and admirers. Here is a look at the beginnings of fashion week and the trends it helped to set. Fashion Week Timeline 2007 Over…

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myspace presents The History of FASHION WEEK Since 1943, fashion week has assembled the world’s most famous and innovative designers to show their Fall or Spring collections to press, buyers and admirers. Here is a look at the beginnings of fashion week and the trends it helped to set. Fashion Week Timeline 2007 Over 40 Different Fashion Weeks Established 1973 Paris Fashion Week Moves to Carrousel du Louvre. By 2007, over 40 different fashion weeks have been established including: Hong Kong, Barcelona, Stockholm, Morocco,Mumbai, Los Angeles and 1943 First Fashion Week Berlin The first fashion week was held in 1943 by 1961 London Fashion Week publicist Eleanor Lambert in New York. It was originally titled ‘Press Week’ and was assembled to showcase American designers. The British Fashion Council orchestrated the 1993 New York Fashion Week Moves to Bryant Park first London fashion show in 1961 featuring the new avant-garde movement Mod. 1958 Milan Fashion Week In 1958, Camera Nazionale del Moda Italiana 2010 New York Fashion Week Moves to Lincoln Center 1963 Madrid Fashion Week 1963 Copenhagen Fashion Week set up the first fashion week showcasing Italian designers. 1985 Japan Fashion Week 1943 2010 1950 1960 1970 1980 1990 2000 Revival: 2002 Revival Mid 90s Revival Late 80s Revival: 1980s Raver Fashion shows begin to Sack Dress Maxi Dress In 1968, Oscar de La Little Black Dress First exhibited by Hubert show latex, neon and Created by Coco Chanel in 1926, the little black dress Givenchy in 1957, This Renta created a lace ‘cyber’ inspired pieces. waistless shift dress Leggings Leggings have been in became a staple of American changed dress silhouettes for the next 20 years. variation of the now Designer Jeans popular maxi dress, It fell out of fashion in for the first pair of women’s wardrobes after Mini-Skirt Calvin Klein is credited World War II. Stiletto Heels use since the 17th century, but modem leggings for women were reintroduced by Patricia Fields in 1979 and became hugely popularized during the 1980s aerobics craze. Mary Quant developed the first he revived in 2008. Heeled shoes had existed the late 70s, only to designer label jeans. Jeans had been popular since the 1800s but Roger mini skirt in 1965. Vivier revived the opulent It became an iconic prior to the late 70s but style of a tall heel using a symbol of swinging London. never considered high fashion. thin steel rod. New York Fashion Week Mercedes Benz New York Fashion Week is considered the most famous of all the fashion weeks, requiring a massive amount of resources and money. = 1,000 cups =I bull elephant = 100 interns = 10 bottles = 1,000 bags 26,000 cups 87,200bs 500 interns 240botties 200,000 gift bags Cups of espresso drunk during Fashion week. The collective weight of all 800 female runway models. That is equivalent to 6 bull elephants. Number of fashion interns abused backstage at the runway shows. Average amount of Moët Champagne imbibed at after-parties. Over 200.000 gift bags will be distributed at runway shows to guests and press. Тop WTF Fashion Week Moments Fashion week isn’t always champagne wishes and caviar dreams. Here are a few bizarre, ridiculous or scandalous trends and moments that came from fashion week. 3 Viktor and Rolf Viktor and Rolf’s 2007 Fall/Winter collection featured individual lighting rigs and backdrop curtains for the school Double Umbrella Aliens: The Fashion Victim Alexander McQueen and Philip Treacy put Alexander McQueen’s Summer 2010 forward a collection of hats for Fall 2010, Collection featured shoes straight from including the double umbrella hat which doubles as a mini water tower. Sigourney Weaver’s nightmares. portrait connoisseur on the go. GISELE. FUR SCUM PSTA Stop Hammertime The 2008 runways saw a resurgence in the harem or ‘Hammer’ pants, popular in the Frog Legs Jean-Charles de Castelbajac designed a whole line of dead Muppet attire for his 2009 Spring Summer Collection. Fury In 2002, PETA jumped on the runway of the Victoria’s Secret fashion show to protest Gisele’s use of fur. late 1980s. The modem revival resembles satin adult diapers. Sources: Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, NYMag. NYTimes, International Herald Tribune, Style.com CO FFEEEE

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