It may known as and mend many of phenomenal Clare There was sound thinking behind this utility wear
it was hard-wearing.
He said: "My collection includes rococo dresses of the 18th century; high waists of the early 19th at the time of Jane Austen; the Victorian age with its crinolines and bustles; the flowing gowns of the Edwardians; the Jazz Age of the 1920s; the Utility wear
of World War II; the New Look of the 1950s; the mini, the midi, the maxi and the hippies of the 1960s and '70s, and the padded shoulders of the power-dressing '80s."
His fashion line ranged from drab utility wear
to ripped jumpers and pearly jackets.
"So I thought I'd move onto utility wear
." Soon, the youth of England moved with him.
Lace midi dress, PS17 St i d Striped jeans, PS13 Aztec duffle bag, PS9 Boucle jacket, PS26; matching minidress, PS20; sunglasses, PS1; flat pumps, PS5, all Primark Studded jacket, PS25 Printed trousers, PS12 Warehouse For chic utility wear
, look no further than Warehouse.
We'll embrace utility wear
and traditional work clothes, maybe even making our own.
"UTILITY clothing has long influenced men's fashion, through combat trousers and fishermen's sweaters," explains Mansel.
Blue Inc This contemporary fashion chain - primarily catering for men, but with a sideline in women's clothing - stocks "urban utility wear
" designed to turn heads without screaming "look at me".
Singers dressed in utility wear
and glamorous festive Fifties frocks will encourage visitors at the Maritime Museum in a free sing-a-long on Sunday.
I was into utility wear
which was so simple it didn't even have my name on it.
Featuring rainwear designs reminiscent of Dior's revolutionary New Look - the first fashion `explosion' after the Second World War which caused both sensation and controversy with its opulent use of fabric after years of utility wear
- it is a window on an age when women wore hats and gloves as a matter of course, heels were high, waists were small and hair was permed to within an inch of its life.
The string vest will remain popular as will utility wear
with military-inspired combat pants retaining their place as the key element of every woman's wardrobe.