>
>
>
Autumn - Winter
Fashion Trends: AW11 fashion trends
  
Fashion Trends: AW11 fashion trends
In this article

Fashion Trends: AW11 fashion trends


History girl

We are what can only be described as costume drama groupies. Whether a traditional BBC production or Sofia Coppola’s irreverent Marie Antoinette; it’s the costumes that get us every time. So imagine our delight at the historical fashions that somehow swept onto London’s catwalks.

Corrie Nielson once worked with Vivienne Westwood and seems to share Dame Viv’s love of historical silhouettes. Victorian bustles, renaissance crinolines and corsets punctuated her collection. Over at Prophetik it was more Maid Marian with empire line gowns in forest green.

This look is usually reserved for thespians on duty, so to avoid looking like a film extra look out for corseted tops that can be worn over sheer jersey t-shirts.


Selene Pearson
25/03/2011
Rank this page: 


Don't miss...
This Week's Coronation Street SpoilersNext Week's Emmerdale Spoilers
Time management tips: Get more done in less timeThe best ideas for New Year's Eve worldwide!
Latest… 21/02/2017
Fashion News
Guides
Videos
This Wine Handbag Could Be The Most Fashionable Way To Drink Vino Yet
Versace, Versace, Versace: Donatella's Most Daring Creations
This Wine Flask Bra Will Give Your Bust A Boozy Boost
Melania Trump's Beauty And Style Evolution: From FROW To FLOTUS
All Fashion news
The Ultimate Style Advice For Women With Small Breasts
Delicate Work: How To Take Care Of Your Underwear
Style Advice All Petite Women Should Live By
Style Advice Women With Big Breasts Need To Know
See all Fashion guides
Matthew Williamson catwalk video
See all Fashion videos
 

Don't miss out!

...Join our newsletter
Get the sofeminine latest straight to your inbox
  OK
Find us on...