How many times do we look at fashion magazines and wonder what is this fashion jargon they are talking about. This week we are introducing Thread Trivia. Every week we will share with you a couple of new fashion based trivia. This is our weekly dose: 

 

SHAWL COOL

   Shawl Collar

Shawl Collar

What:  A Shawl Collar is a rolled collar and lapel that extends to form the lapels.

Where: This style can be seen in sweaters and coats for men and women.

Fun Fact: First Seen On Victorian Smoking Jacket

 
 

 

Empire Waist 

   Empire Waist 

Empire Waist 

What: A type of waist or top where the waist line is raised above the natural waistline.

Where:  This waist style is seen mostly in dresses and tops.

Fun Fact: This style originated in late eighteenth century. Pronunciation: om-peer

 
 

All photos are taken from Google



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