Tiered chiffon slipdress by Elizabeth Fillmore
"Pretty is back," reports annika's journal from the fashion front:
Finally, i can report something that makes me happy about the direction of society. Even if it seems like a small thing.
Being feminine is back in style, and classic notions of prettiness are dictating the look for spring. Gone are the micro-minis and "Matrix"-inspired vamps. Instead we have elegant floral-print frocks and terrific dresses with big skirts, dip dyes and scads of chiffon in saturated Technicolor that recall an era when, for better or worse, glamour was a way of life.
Could it be that the designers are finally getting it? Women like to be women. Welcome chiffon, flower prints, pastels, glamourous curves. Welcome femininity