Types of Fashion Shows: Duggan | Annette Lynch

Annette Lynch

Types of Fashion Shows: Duggan

1.  Spectacle Show

Emphasizing "spectacle"--expensive.

4 elements: model, location, theme, and finale

Date to early 1900s in Chicago at the Apparel Mart.

1960s, music lights

Versace largely responsible for bringing in the concept of the Super Model in 1980s and 1990s

2.  Substance Show (Concept Show)

Emphasizes Process over Product

3.  Science Show

Emphasis on technology of textiles and apparel construction techniques

4.  Structure

Emphasis on Shape and design of the clothing

5. Statement

Politically charged, carrying social commentary