Re: The Origin of The Cravat (Was: Are Ties Phallocarps?)

Lennart Regebro (
20 Nov 1995 10:23:32 GMT

In article <48h9ir$>, says...

>1.) What is the role of fashion?

I always thought the role of fashion was to display your group membership.

>3.) Can we make any predictions about [the ties] future? Do we, for
>example, see the beginnings of any alternate formalwear trends for men?

Mens fashion has changed throughout centuries and will no doubt continue to do
so. On change in 'formal wear' has occured in Sweden, were a suit is usually
considered too formal in many businesses.

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