favorite-fashion-era

iamthegps  asked:

I'm sure you've probably gotten this question before, but what is your least favorite era of fashion? Myself, I've never been fond of Regency Era clothing; empire waist makes everyone look pregnant. Like c'mon guys, your waistline and your bustline are supposed to be /different/.

I don’t think I’ve ever got a least favorite era! Most of the time it’s favorite era.

I think it would probably be the late 1820s-1830s? I feel like it’s one of those so bad it’s good eras. Like those sleeves should not be paired with that high waistline. 

I think a close runner up would be 17th century Spain aka the time that Spain decided to ignore what everyone else was doing and did it’s own thing

And it’s not just the ladies. 

Art Blog Asks

Velvet: Talk about your favorite era of fashion or something you wish would come back in style.
Honeybees: Talk about what you believe is important in the world.
Kankens: Talk about the most exciting gift you’ve ever given to someone.
Monet Paintings: Talk about someone or something that inspires you.
Globes: Talk about a place in the world you want to see.
Sunflowers: Talk about someone who makes you laugh.
Glitter: Talk about a time you felt like you were glowing.
Puppies: Talk about the pets you would like to have.
Cozy Sweaters: Talk about someone whose style you admire.
Chai Tea: Talk about your favorite coffee shop.
Moleskine: Talk about your favorite subject in school or what you plan to study/are studying.
Doodles: Talk about the music, movies/shows, or literature you love.
Journal Pages: Talk about your best friend.
Watercolor: Talk about someone whose art you admire.
Paint Mixing: Talk about something that soothes you when you’re stressed.
Embroidery: Talk about something you put a lot of effort into that you’re proud of.
Succulents: Talk about personality traits that you’re proud of.
IKEA: Talk about your dream home.
String Lights: Talk about your favorite holidays.
Selfies: Talk about yourself, anything you want.

helgageraldinepataki  asked:

Plush, velvet, and chainsaw (if none of them have been asked yet)

Plush - your favorite childhood toy

I had these stuffed animals of Mickey and the gang, as well as all the Sesame Street characters. I would take them everywhere as a kid. Not to mention all my Beanie Babies, my Lion King plushes, and my Powerpuff Girls figures. I also was really attached to my figure of Snap. I still have the little cutie on my dresser.

Velvet - your favorite era for fashion and aesthetics

The 80s and 90s. Not to mention the 60s.

Chainsaw - your favorite sound

Any noise coming from my pets.

pepsibot  asked:

splatter, teacup and velvet!

  • splatter: your favorite artists or art pieces
    –>I rlly love Loish…Going more classical I’d say Friedrich or Monet
  • teacup: some of your favorite beverages
    –> these “twist&drink” things. uuh tea? and Dr.pepper
  • velvet: your favorite era for fashion and aesthetics
    –> probably the 1950′s 

cherridecay  asked:

doll and velvet!

some of your favorite makeup products: 

my favorite makeup products would probably be my morphe 35O palette (could not live w/o that hoe), and like this red ass blush from nyc bc i use it as a red eye shadow but i ripped the name off bc i stole it from a store and the name was near the bar code oop

your favorite era for fashion and aesthetics:

90s and early 2000s nu metal mall goths,, fUCK me up that shit is so good i luv goTHS their fashion was so good?? and people who still do that shit now i love,,, the aesthetic of it is porn to me

chuzidont  asked:

Lollipop, velvet and ribbon.

thank you sweetie!!!

lollipop: some of your favorite candy

honestly I’m a HUGE gummy person!!! I love both but I prefer sour much more! also chocolate w/ peanut butter!! & lollipops too!

velvet: your favorite era for fashion and aesthetics

ah honestly the 40′s/60′s/80′s/early 00′s!! I’m cheating but all of these are aesthetically pleasing to me!!!!!!!!!!!!

ribbon: your favorite color combinations

OH GREAT QUESTION!!!!!!!!!!!! I love yellow & pink(pink lemonade thing going on!), purple and blue are quite dreamy also, and orange n yellow!!!!(also black & white cus versatile!!!)

dollarstoresuperstar  asked:

Lullaby, velvet, plush

your favorite childhood toy
a plush seal i called sälle which i got when i was like a year old at a christmas market and i still own and he used to shield me against axe murderers at night

songs you love to sing
oh livin on a prayer by bon jovi! candy shop by 50 cent. rhiannon by fleetwood mac. bette davis eyes by kim carnes. every my chemical romance song ever obviously.

your favorite era for fashion and aesthetics
20’s (flappers, art deco!) and 40’s (shoulder pads, tight ass dress suits!)

sqiceworld  asked:

taxidermy, blood, & velvet?

taxidermy: your favorite animal(s)

I’m a cat lesbian but my fave animals are otters!!!

blood: some of your favorite foods

I love anything that’s really spicy or really cheesy also miso is a yum!!!

velvet: your favorite era for fashion and aesthetics

probs the 80s, 100% the gayest decade

anonymous asked:

Top 3 favorite fashion eras?

i literally love this question and have thought ab my choices for hours and we are going to get Into It so i hope u are ready

ok this question was rly hard bc my faves change all the time and i get into phases where ill be obsessed w one era and then i move on so basically answers are subject to change BUT WITHOUT FUTHER ADO, IN ASCENDING ORDER: 

3. MIDDLE AGES 

this time period holds a special place in my heart bc it was one of the first eras that attracted me to historical fashion and costuming. this is s a rly long period of time that held a wide variety of styles, most of which is wildly inaccurately portrayed in the media etc. so im not talking about this shit: 

in reality the majority clothes in the 400s-1500s were super boring bc it was rly hard to get dope materials so like u had to be super rich and like the majority of ppl wore wool dresses and stuff. BUT i love the cuts of the dresses and the lack of things like lace and more glamorous fabric made ppl rly creative w how they decorated their clothes like u can see here: 

with appliques, sashes, animal fur, etc. 

going back further i rly love the drape and the lower waistlines and feel of the dresses (or kirtles) 

and u cannot deny those headdresses were HIGH FASHION AF

yas queen 

2. THE GILDED AGE 

this is also a period of time that covers as much change in styles as the middle ages but instead of taking place over centuries, it takes place over the span of 30 years. for those of u who dont know the gilded age refers to 1870-1900 and lemme tell u… styles were pOPPIN OFF. this is also what a lot of ppl think of as victorian or the bustle era or la belle epoque sometimes. i love this era because people started to do some CRAZY SHIT with clothing and u can see how much more quickly ideas and information and therefore fashion was spread. 

the 1870s are coming off of that civil war/gone with the wind giant hoop skirt situation but u see them thinking like “hmm what if we added some more junk in that trunk” and have some cute bustles and trains… 

… but then literally like only 10 yEARS LATER U HAVE PEOPLE WALKING AROUND IN SHIT LIKE THIS: 

which is just…completely ridiculous and i love it so muhc. 

like 10 years into this i think ppl realized they took the bustle thing a bit too far so they cooled it w that but instead they had to have that poof somewhere so instead we get POOFY SLEEVES!!

!!!!!!!!! YES !! 

other important things ab this era: this was the time when victorians got rly obsessed w death and mourning and stuff so theres a lot of great black-on-black-on-black lookz

also there is the New Woman and suffragist stuff going on so u see like masculine stuff for women which i think is SO cute

and now forrrrrrrr – drumroll please – NUMBER 1!!!!!!!!!

1. EARLY VICTORIAN

i thought a lot ab if i wanted this for my number 1 spot bc i dont rly have a great or meaningful reason for why its my fave other than “its so prettyyyyyyy!” but. it is so fucking pretty and i love it so who cares. 

SO the victorian era is a hella long period bc it refers to the time when queen victoria was ruling in england and she ruled from 1837-1899 SO it was a long time. what i mean by early victorian is 1837-1855. and. the dresses are just so beautiful. okay. 

lets start w the lady who the period is named for queen v 

this is her wedding dress and #didyouknow it was this dress that started the trend of wearing white on ur wedding day!!! u can see the wide neckline and the medium-full skirt and the pointed v of the bodice


i am also such a huge fan of the flowers in the hair look. 


ok those are my top 3!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! there are many many more time periods that i adore the clothes of and if u want to see more examples of pics of clothes from these eras or others my pinterest