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    Marlene Dietrich

    Mai 10th, 2016

    Marlene Dietrich, German Actress and Singer, born 1901 in Schöneberg. Dietrich was one of the first and only German actresses that reached broad international fame. She became famous with movies such as Shanghai Express and Destry Rides Again and soon after became a Hollywood and style icon. Her long legs, raspy voice and extravagant fashion made her a sensation and known as one of the most glamorous and bold women in the world. On screen Dietrich was known for wearing exotic costumes featuring glamorous dresses, adapted menswear and the iconic top hat. Her personal style was equally ornate and included lots of fur and mens suits. In the 1930’s, Dietrich revolutionized womens fashion by making it acceptable for women to wear pants. After a glamorous life in fame Dietrich died in 1992 in Paris. The American Film Institute has voted her one of the 25 greatest actresses of all times.
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    Dietrich, Marlene

    Mai 10th, 2016

    Marlene Dietrich, German Actress and Singer, born 1901 in Schöneberg. Dietrich was one of the first and only German actresses that reached broad international fame. She became famous with movies such as Shanghai Express and Destry Rides Again and soon after became a Hollywood and style icon. Her long legs, raspy voice and extravagant fashion made her a sensation and known as one of the most glamorous and bold women in the world. On screen Dietrich was known for wearing exotic costumes featuring glamorous dresses, adapted menswear and the iconic top hat. Her personal style was equally ornate and included lots of fur and mens suits. In the 1930’s, Dietrich revolutionized womens fashion by making it acceptable for women to wear pants. After a glamorous life in fame Dietrich died in 1992 in Paris. The American Film Institute has voted her one of the 25 greatest actresses of all times.
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    Fashion History Classics: Who invented the Marlene Trousers?

    September 18th, 2015

    German Hollywood actress Marlene Dietrich was the first woman wearing trousers in the 1930s. It was a scandal because till the 70s trousers were only official made for men and women only had worn skirts and dresses. Frequently shown pictures of actress Marlene Dietrich in trousers helped to make the item acceptable for women back at the time. Read the rest of this entry
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    Trousers

    April 15th, 2013

    A trouser aka pant is a clothing item made for the lower part of the body, covering both legs separately. They may vary in length and width, and details such as with or without cuffs but they all belong to the category pants. What started as a clothing item only for men in early times became also very popular for women since the mid-20th century when trousers became acceptable for business. Hollywood stars such as Marlene Dietrich and Katherine Hepburn already began to wear them in the 1930s.
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    Pants

    April 15th, 2013

    A pant aka trouser is a clothing item made for the lower part of the body, covering both legs separately. They may vary in length and width, and details such as with or without cuffs but they all belong to the category pants. What started as a clothing item only for men in early times became also very popular for women since the mid-20th century when trousers became acceptable for business. Hollywood stars such as Marlene Dietrich and Katherine Hepburn already began to wear them in the 1930s.
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    Marlen’s Trousers

    Januar 18th, 2011

    Marlen’s trousers are trousers named after German Hollywood actress Marlene Dietrich, who was the first woman wearing pants in the 1930s. Although this was a scandal in the olden days the society named the trousers after her due to her self-confidence in wearing them. Until now those pants were recognized for its high and tinny waist-cut and its flagging cut at the thighs and ankles.


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