1950: Rise of American Pop Culture
Death of Christian Dior & the throne was taken over by YSL
Young People: Developing Fashion of their own.
The Empire of Fashion began to break up into various style tribes.
Strong economy led to the rise of an international youth culture.
Youthquake styles were linked to popular music.
Futuruistic fashions were followed by stylish versions of anti fashion.
The time had passed when a single designer could dominate the look of a season or decade.
Credits: Research materials. Presented the key points from 1950-1960s