In Following the Fashion (1794), James Gillray caricaturt a feegur flattered bi the short-bodiced gouns then in fashion, contrastin it wi an imitator whase feegur isna flattered.
Fashion is a popular style or practice, especially in cleidin, fitwear, accessories, makeup, bouk, or furnitur. Fashion is a distinctive an eften constant trend in the style in which a person dresses. It is the prevailin styles in behaviour an the newest creautions o textile designers. Acause the mair technical term costume is regularly airtit tae the term "fashion", the uise o the umwhile has been relegatit tae special senses lik fancy dress or masquerade wear, while "fashion" generally means cleidin, includin the study o it. Awtho aspects o fashion can be feminine or masculine, some trends are androgynous.
↑Undressing Cinema: Clothing and identity in the movies – Page 196, Stella Bruzzi – 2012
↑For a discussion o the uise o the terms "fashion", "dress", "cleidin", an "costume" bi profeesionals in various disciplines, see Valerie Cumming, Understanding Fashion History, "Introduction", Costume & Fashion Press, 2004, ISBN 0-89676-253-X