Peplum, bringing the Victorian era back to life!

May 22 14:50 2011 Cindy Eliza Vaz Print This Article

One of the hottest trend during the Victorian Era is now being brought back to life!

Peplum is one of those classic styles which came into fashion during the Victorian era and is again back in fashion news.

In fact the they are one of the latest trendy clothing on the red carpets these days.

In past few years there has been a revolutionary change in the women’s fashion world; in fact the women’s fashion trend keeps changing with every changing season.

Irrespective of the changing fashion trends,Guest Posting there are certain styles in women’s fashion world which are timeless and never completely go out of the fashion, and this is of course one of them.

This costume is basically a small overskirt which is added to the waistline of dresses, blouses, or even the jackets. 

They really look stylish and it is also very easy to make it.

In general, they are matched with a pencil skirt underneath and it helps in building a very feminine and elegant kind of a look.

The style also facilitates in defining an hourglass shape.

This style also highlights the woman’s waist because of the tight waistline of the garment and in fact during the Victorian era; Peplums were utilized as a way to draw attention to a petite waist by drawing the hips out wider.

The hourglass shape in general is symbolic to the feminine curves or a larger bust and hips with a slim waist.

The other style comes with a more fitting stomach and hips.

The flared ones are normally paired with skirts that are flared; where as the tighter fitting peplum is used with narrow or slim cutting skirts.

One of the best things about this style is that it beautifies even a simple dress, creating texture with the folds.

With the dress, you can go from edgy to pretty, depending on the style.

For those who want to show off their slim figure, tight fitted style is a better choice since it is more figure flattering compared to the flared ones.

In general, the shorter style tends to look more contemporary and stylish.

And when you are purchasing an awesome Peplum dress for yourself, try to avoid pastels, florals, and geometric patterns and instead opt for neutral colours and plain ones.

They are best being simple.

The style is perfect fit for all the seasons and can be very well paired with the coats, blouses or any other kind of waist covering garment.

One of the most popular dress style is the solid kind of print along with matching heels and nice accessories.

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Cindy Eliza Vaz
Cindy Eliza Vaz

Cindy Eliza Vaz is a regular Working woman and a legal student, completing her final year under the University of London LLB program before furthering her Masters in Medical Law. Fashion, Writing and Photography is her passion and she enjoy Social Activities. More articles by this author can be found in her personal website: - where she brings Fashion, right to your door-step.

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