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By Keli Sipperley

Pop paintings used to be the artwork of pop culture. It used to be the visible artwork circulate that characterised a feeling of optimism in the course of the publish struggle shopper increase of the 1950's and 1960's. Pop paintings was once brash, younger and enjoyable and antagonistic to the creative institution. This identify will enable scholars to investigate a number of debts of an identical occasion or subject, noting vital similarities and adjustments within the viewpoint they characterize.

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Culottes had the freedom of pants but they looked more formal, like a skirt. However, culottes were considered too casual for school. Sometimes, though, they could pass if they looked enough like a dress or skirt. Chapter 3 Men’s Styles and Fashion During the first part of the twentieth century, men wore some version of a suit and tie. But colors were dull, and there were not a lot of choices. That all changed in the 1960s. Finally, men had a chance to flex their fashion muscle! The first changes were small.

1925–1990) rocks a Nehru suit! Fashion Meets Art Modern abstract art came alive in the sixties. There were paintings made of geometric shapes and bold colors, and designers took note. Yves Saint Laurent looked at a painting by an artist named Mondrian. It was bold with a black grid against white. Some of the blocks were colored red, blue, and yellow. He decided to make a dress that looked just like it. Women knew the painting and saw it on the dress. It had never been done before and caused some excitement.

One was women’s boots. Up until then, women wore boots only during bad weather or for special activities, such as horseback riding or hiking. They were not worn for fashion. Designer Andre Courreges changed all that with the go-go boot. /Sears® Go-go boots go with everything, from classy skirts to playful jumpers. Go-go boots were made from shiny vinyl or plastic. They had a low heel and a zipper up the back. Popular in white, they went up as far as the calf, knee, or even higher. Go-go boots were perfect for the short hemlines of the time.

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