#OnThisDay in 1923, French fashion designer André Courrèges was born. His 1973 uniform for UTA had a skirt or flared trousers option, a fitted sweater, and a short jacket in imitation leather. The pearlescent pink, powder blue, or red outfits came with white vinyl flat boots. This tweet was posted on March 09, 2022.
Anthony Cruz Legarda (b. 1963), a Filipino American fashion designer, employs Indigenous master weavers from the Philippines to create piña and piña silk fabrics for his collections. #PineappletoPina#piñaThis tweet was posted on August 29, 2022.
Aviation breakthrus made pilots fashionable heroes. Summer flying suits from A.G. Spaulding & Bros 1930 catalog: http://t.co/6LvmfpPIThis tweet was posted on March 07, 2012.
Aviator fashion, à la 1922: http://t.co/vGJMBTSw The large pockets on the leather jacket distinguish it from ordinary streetwear.This tweet was posted on February 22, 2012.
Born in Washington, D.C., Nathaniel Mathis began cutting the hair of his friends as a teenager. In 1969, Mathis opened the first Black unisex hair salon in D.C.. By 1970, Mathis was dubbed the “The Bush Doctor” for his expertise in fashioning male and female afros. #HairStyleSFOMThis tweet was posted on August 09, 2021.
Created by the French fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent, the mid-1980s Qantas flight attendant uniforms consisted of a dress or blouse with a colorful blue, red, yellow, and brown print on white incorporating a newly updated kangaroo logo. This tweet was posted on January 02, 2019.
Decorative combs were essential #fashion accessories and in the late 19th century, designers quickly… http://t.co/yEdkinKXjqThis tweet was posted on September 05, 2013.
Dubbed “The Uniform for the Superjet Era,” and created for the new wide-body jet service, this 1971 Pan American #uniform marked a new direction in the airline's approach to fashion. #avgeekThis tweet was posted on December 05, 2018.
Dubbed “The Uniform for the Superjet Era,” this 1971 Pan American uniform was designed by Frank Smith who said it was meant to be a “functional and fashionable wardrobe that could be worn in all seasons, and of such quality that it would enhance the #PanAm image.” #MuseumFromHomeThis tweet was posted on April 15, 2020.