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SPEAKING of FASHION: The 1930s vs. The 1940s
 
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This time on The Ultimate Fashion History's "Speaking of Fashion" series, we offer up some quick and easy ways to instantly spot the differences between fashion and beauty in the 1930s and fashion and beauty in the '40s.
SPEAKING of FASHION: Early '60s' vs. Mid '60s vs. Late '60s
 
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Let's sort our Sixties out! This time on The Ultimate Fashion History's "Speaking of Fashion" series, we'll figure out how to instantly recognize the differences between fashion and beauty in the Early '60s to that of the Mid-'60s and Late '60s.
1 MINUTE, SUPER EASY VICTORY ROLLS: TUTORIAL (An Ultimate Fashion History Tutorial)
 
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Fashion History professor demonstrates how to get perfectly authentic and super-easy Victory Rolls (for long or short hair) in only 1 minute! (Subscribe for more Fashion History hair and beauty tutorials).
SPEAKING of FASHION: Jackie Kennedy vs Jackie Onassis
 
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Aimed at new fashion students, 'Speaking of Fashion' on The Ultimate Fashion History Channel is a series that sorts out some common confusion in fashion terminology and references. In this episode, we sort out when to talk about 'Jackie Kennedy's' fashion influence, and when to call her 'Jackie O'!
THE ULTIMATE FASHION HISTORY: The Byzantine Empire
 
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In this short burst of Byzantine, The Ultimate Fashion History will give you the Byzantine fashion 'need-to-knows'.
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: Divine
 
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This time around, The Ultimate Fashion History pays homage to pop culture icon Divine, and offers up a theory on how he may have been a bigger fashion influence than we think!
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: David Cassidy
 
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Not just a pretty face, this time on The Ultimate Fashion History's 20th Century Style Icons, we're slipping back to the '70s with the lovely David Cassidy.
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: Edith Piaf
 
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This time in the Ultimate Fashion History's 'Style Icons of the Music World', we'll head to Paris to take a look at the surprisingly groundbreaking and utterly unique 'Little Sparrow', the incomparable Edith Piaf, and her legacy and influence on fashion today.
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: Little Edie Beale
 
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This time on The Ultimate Fashion History's 20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS, we're heading to Grey Gardens to look at the unique sartorial stylings of the legendary Little Edie, making a strong argument for her standing as genuine fashion trailblazer!
THE ULTIMATE FASHION HISTORY: The Vikings
 
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If authentic Viking attire was as exotic as it appear in The History Channel series, 'The Vikings', then this video would probably be longer! Yet what it lacked in glamour (not even horns on helmets!) it compensated for with a sturdy and practical sartorial statement that had a style all its own, as well as a few nifty pieces. Enjoy.
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: Anita Pallenberg
 
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Today, we celebrate the much-imitated style of 1960s 'It Girl' and Rolling Stones' muse, Anita Pallenberg.
5 MINUTE FASHION: Emilio Pucci
 
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In "5 Minute Fashion" here on The UFH, Professor Hallay gives you the Need-To-Know intel' on a topic related to Fashion History in five minutes or less. At least, that's the idea. In this episode, we're saying; 'Ciao!' to that Prince of Prints, Emilio Pucci. LINKS: www.amandahallay.com www.deanstreetpress.co.uk UFH on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/groups/TheUltimateFashionHistory/
THE ULTIMATE FASHION HISTORY: Mesopotamia
 
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As mysterious as it is ancient, fashion of the Mesopotamian Age is always up for debate, but in this episode of The Ultimate Fashion History, we will give you all the 'known facts' regarding costume, hair and makeup (both male and female) of The Fertile Crescent....and indulge in a little speculation ourselves. Enjoy.
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: Dolores del Rio
 
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To celebrate her birthday and to pay tribute to both her glamorous style and her trailblazing role as the first Latin American crossover star, this episode of 20th Century Style Icons discusses the glorious Dolores del Rio.
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: Bobbie Gentry
 
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This time around, we're looking at enigmatic Country singer, Bobbie Gentry, and how her unique stage image redefined Country style.
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: Aretha Franklin
 
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To mark the passing of The Queen of Soul, The Ultimate Fashion History takes a look at our favorite Aretha style moments.
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: Lauren Bacall
 
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In this episode of 20th Century Style Icons, we're going to "put our lips together and blow" as we examine the never-changing signature style of legendary Lauren Bacall.
"THAT DRESS!" Jean Louis for Rita Hayworth
 
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First in a new series on The Ultimate Fashion History, "That Dress!" takes a deep dive look at the most legendary gowns in fashion history. In this episode, Amanda gets nerdy with Jean Louis' iconic 'Put The Blame on Mame' dress for Rita Hayworth in 'Gilda'. LINKS: You can email Amanda with comments and suggestions at: https://www.amandahallay.com Join our Facebook Group! We always have fun over there! https://www.facebook.com/groups/TheUltimateFashionHistory/ Check out our publishing company, Dean Street Press http://www.deanstreetpress.co.uk And as always, THANKS FOR WATCHING, and for helping make Fashion History MATTER!
THE ULTIMATE FASHION HISTORY - Ancient Egypt
 
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"Walk like an Egyptian" with this short episode of The Ultimate Fashion History, where we'll sail up the Nile to look at the costume and makeup (and wig!) essentials of Ancient Egypt. Enjoy.
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: Morrissey
 
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Suggested by the lovely Lois, in this episode, we're heading to Thatcher's Britain to meet the Byron of the Bedsits, Morrissey!
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: "Not Just Audrey"; 50 Other Style Icons
 
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Today's fashion press make it seem like Audrey Hepburn, Marilyn Monroe, and Grace Kelly were not only the only style icons of the '50s and Early '60s, but the only women on the planet! In this UFH special, we'll look at 50 (yes, FIFTY!) other style icons of 'The Audrey Hepburn Era'.
FASHION SUBCULTURES   The Beatniks
 
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Grab a beret and espresso as we rap about The Beatniks, Beatnik fashion, and the influence these cats still have on fashion today. DIG IT, DADDY-O!
FAVE FILM FASHION: "Pillow Talk" (1959)
 
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By popular demand, this episode of The Ultimate Fashion History's "Fave Film Fashion" series will focus on Doris Day's elegant Jean-Louis wardrobe in 1959's 'Pillow Talk' (with a little fashion history thrown in along the way).
THE ULTIMATE FASHION HISTORY: Ancient Rome
 
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In this episode of The Ultimate Fashion History, we're heading back to Ancient Rome, which you'll be happy to hear involved more than just togas (which in certain Roman eras were illegal for women to wear!). Enjoy.
SPEAKING of FASHION: Trends of the Seventies
 
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This time on The Ultimate Fashion History's "Speaking of Fashion", we'll identify the main fashion trends of the '70s, and then discuss how they went from street and catwalk to real-life retail looks.
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: Marc Bolan
 
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In this episode, we'll Ride a White Swan and Get It On with '70s Glam Rock idol, the beautifully whimsical Marc Bolan.
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: Harry Belafonte
 
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Due to his all-round awesomeness, one tends to forget that Harry Belafonte was also a groundbreaking style icon. In this episode, we take a brief look at two menswear statements that Harry Belafonte not only did first, but arguably did best!
5 MINUTE FASHION: Etro
 
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In this episode of "5 Minute Fashion" on The Ultimate Fashion History, we're keeping it in the family with Italian luxury lifestyle brand, Etro.
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: Edina Monsoon
 
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Pour yourself a Bolly-Stolly as The Ultimate Fashion History pays tribute to everything that's wrong with fashion, as personified by Ab-Fab's Edina Monsoon! ("Lacroix, sweetie!")
SPECIAL EDITION: Amanda Answer's FAQs
 
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In this silly little Special Addition, Amanda answers the Frequently Asked Questions emailed to The Ultimate Fashion History channel.
UFH TUTORIAL: The Hitchcock Blonde Hairdo (The Quick and Easy Way!)
 
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Just for fun, here's a quick tutorial on how to get that quintessential Hitchcock Blonde hairdo the quick and easy way. 3 minutes prep, 15 minutes wait time, and you're all set for stylish adventure!
THE ULTIMATE FASHION HISTORY:  The Elizabethan Era
 
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As there were so many different fashion moments throughout The Renaissance, The Ultimate Fashion History has decided to break this era down into several shorter lectures, highlighting the dominant male and female fashion looks of the 15th and 16th centuries in separate, bite-sized videos. Enjoy.
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: The Yé-Yé Girls
 
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"Salut Les Copains!" In this episode, we're heading to '60s Paris to meet the teens who helped bring the Youthquake to France; the Yé-Yé Girls!
THE ULTIMATE FASHION HISTORY: The 1910s
 
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This episode of The Ultimate Fashion History discusses the 1910s, the ideal body and beauty and hair ideals of the 1910s, the key designers, the overarching fashion idea (as well as fads like The Hobble Skirt) and how fashion moves towards a more liberated silhouette.
THE ULTIMATE FASHION HISTORY: Tudor Fashion
 
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The Ultimate Fashion History is breaking down The Renaissance into shorter, bite-sized segments, and here we have that distinctive Tudor style. For both women and men, Tudor attire is marked by its reliance on geometry (triangles for women, rectangles for men) and its unique silhouette (which we we dissect here) is so different to what was happening in mainland Europe that it almost echoes England's break from the Papacy! Enjoy.
THE ULTIMATE FASHION HISTORY: The Regency & Empire Era
 
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We all think we know Regency fashion from Jane Austen adaptations, but the reasons behind this drastic change in silhouette are far more political than one could ever guess. Menswear of the 1800s-1820s saw an even more remarkable change than womenswear, forming a menswear standard that would endure until today. Enjoy.
UFH RANT: The "Something Went Terribly Wrong" Memes
 
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In this episode of 'Rant' on The Ultimate Fashion History, we weigh in with all the reasons we dislike the 'Something Went Terribly Wrong' fashion memes that are currently flooding the net.
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS:  Petula Clark
 
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In this episode of 20th Century Style Icons on The Ultimate Fashion History, we're paying tribute to the unstoppable Petula Clark, genuine fashion icon of The Sixties, and Amanda's all-time favorite!
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: Anna May Wong
 
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In this episode of 20th Century Style Icons on The Ultimate Fashion History, we're celebrating sassy trailblazer Anna May Wong.
SPOTLIGHT: THE NEW ROMANTICS (An Ultimate Fashion History Special)
 
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In this Ultimate Fashion History Spotlight, we're highlighting The New Romantics of the 1980s, those Pirates, Blitz Kids and Buffalo Girls (with their Nostalgia of Mud) whose outrageous wardrobe cut through the bleak and grimy landscape of Thatcher's Britain. Enjoy!
FAVE FILM FASHION: "North by Northwest" (1959)
 
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This time on The Ultimate Fashion History's FAVE FILM FASHION, we're heading to into some pretty stylish territory with Alfred Hitchcock's 1959's Mid-Century Modern classic, "North by Northwest".
THE ULTIMATE FASHION HISTORY: The Middle Ages
 
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In this episode, The Ultimate Fashion History is "gonna get MEDIEVAL on your ass!" with both female and male attire from the 12th, 13th, 14th, and 15th Centuries. We have all your Medieval needs covered right here - everything from the elegant 'bliaut' to the 'cotehardie', and from 'mi-parti' (the original color blocking) to the popular 'houppelande'. We also look at Medieval headdresses (who can forget the hennin?), hair and beauty. Enjoy with SPECIAL THANKS to my friends at PRIOR ATTIRE for their beautifully rendered and absolutely authentic Medieval gowns! (Check out their channel for more Fashion History!) https://www.youtube.com/user/priorattire
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: Kate Bush
 
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This time, we're going 'out on the wiley, windy moors' with the incomparable Kate Bush, 20th Century Style Icon par excellence!
SPOTLIGHT: THE MACARONIS (An Ultimate Fashion History Special)
 
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Ever wonder about that mysterious line in the song 'Yankee Doodle Dandy'? Well now you can discover why he 'stuck a feather in his cap and called it Macaroni' in this Ultimate Fashion History Spotlight Special on the guys who were arguably the first true 'fashionistas'; The Macaronis!
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: Lady Diana
 
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To mark the 20th Anniversary of her passing, The UFH remembers the teenage girl we first met in 1980, tracing Diana's style from her Sloane Ranger roots as 'Lady Di' to her emergence as 'The People's Princess', and true fashion goddess.
FAVE FILM FASHION: "White Christmas" (1954)
 
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First of a new Ultimate Fashion History channel series on our Fave Film Fashion, this episode focusses on 1954"s "White Christmas", and designer Edith Head's brilliant embrace of The New Look, as well as her use of palette and detail to enhance character and drive narrative.
FAVE FILM FASHION: "Bye Bye Birdie" (1963)
 
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This time on Fave Film Fashion on The Ultimate Fashion History, we'll take 1963's 'Bye, Bye Birdie' and compare its use of color to 'La, La Land', discussing why (oh, why!) people have stopped wearing color!
20th CENTURY STYLE ICONS: Lilly Pulitzer
 
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This time around, we're taking a genuine 'Fashion History' approach to one of The Ultimate Fashion History's personal favorites, the ever-joyful Lilly Pulitzer.
THE ULTIMATE FASHION HISTORY: The 1870s - 1890s
 
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In this episode of The Ultimate Fashion History, we'll look at the 1870s, 1880s and 1890s, and look at the dramatic change in silhouette (and how it was achieved), and see how a world-changing technology would impact the shape of sleeves!