Welcome to the official website of FashionologiaHistoriana!
"It is a journey through time designed by imagination and knowledge. It is a story of fashion which is not expected to start or end. It is a never-ending process of introspection and research... And every time it confirms that everything once invented and borrowed from the past has been updated and adapted in today's fashion world. It makes this whole process so fascinating." -- Edīte Parute, content creator of FashionologiaHistoriana
This Site Is Currently Under The Reconstruction!
Dear all visitors,
Please note that some of the stories on this site are currently undergoing changes or may not be available! Let's be patient to enjoy its content again in a new quality! Hoping for your understanding & see you in 2021!
Truly Yours, FashionologiaHistoriana
About The Content Of FashionologiaHistoriana
I created this site in March 2017, because I really like time traveling and exploring more or less well-known stories from the past times. It is my pleasure to share my discoveries and tell you these stories. While I am a professional fashion historian, building up this webpage is more like a hobby that allows me to learn a lot of new things during the story-creating process. And do you know what's most important here? This site was created for educational purposes or purely for entertainment. And just for such purposes, it should be used.
The main content of this website is a compendium of fashion stories & mini essays that combine my special interest in the greatest secrets of historical fashion and costume legends. Since I have always liked to writestories and to find out the historical origins and development of the components of the costume, I have created content that shows the interaction between literary aspects and the work of a fashion detective. Stories written in the Costume History & Fashion Legends section are not yet categorized. Iplan to do this in 2021.
This page is still in the process of continuous improvement. In 2020 and 2021, it is expected to create 90% of the content of the page in the English language. Part of the content created in the Latvian language during 2017 and 2018, is intended to be translated into English by adapting it for readers in the whole world. Thus, Fashionologia Historiana intends to reach a wider international audience. Such a decision has been made by analyzing the current traffic and taking into account the expectations of readers worldwide.
I really hope you will continue to enjoy reading & exploring the stories of fashion history!
Since the FashionologiaHistoriana website contains several sections of various fashion blogs, hither is the index of content for anyone who wants to find a topic of interest. Please note that new articles are being added at least once in a three months, and aresubjects of deep research. Every so often it takes a little bit longer to make everything done and ready to enjoy. :)
1st blog featured in the menu bar as COSTUME HISTORY & FASHION LEGENDS is a compilation of the best fashion history essays that are adapted for English language speakers all around the world. [partially stories in this section are being updated]
2nd blogfeatured in the menu bar as JOURNAL is simplymiscellany of everything fashion & art history related [ all articles are written in the Latvian language ] Please note that this content is temporarily unavailable!
3rd blogfeatured in the menu bar as FASHION HISTORIAN's BLOG is a compilation of small essays on the dress, textile, footwear, jewelry, and accessory design. BUT mainly as a story of one notable dress [ all articles are written in the Latvian language] This blog is currently under reconstructionand is not available.
4th blog featured in the menu bar as COSTUME HISTORY LEGENDS [in the Latvian language]is a compilation of fashion & costume stories from antiquity until the 17th Century. This content is also temporarily unavailable!
IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING MULTILINGUAL CONTENT:
Originally part of the content on this site has been written in two languages - Latvian and English. Now, with the help of Google Translate, you can explore all the site's content in 100+ languages worldwide.
SLIDESHOWS ABOVE THE NOTICE BOARD: 1st one is telling you what are the latest entries... 2nd one is showing you featured articles and the shortcuts to them
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