The overalls are the element of clothes combining the top and lower part of a dress. This is the main plus of the jumpsuit – no need to pick up the top to the pants, risking an inappropriate combination.
Do not confuse the jumpsuit with semi-overalls! The semi-overalls are trousers with a bib and straps. Under such clothes, be sure to wear a top or blouse.
Recently, the expression “jumpsuit-skirt” appeared – this is an incorrect definition. The combination of “skirt + top” is called a dress, and the combination of “skirt + breastplate with shoulder straps” is called a sundress.
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Military designers did not come up with – the style originated by itself. After the First World War, all sewing enterprises were set up to sew a military uniform. Funds for the production of civilian clothes was not. People wore army suits in everyday life. Military uniforms were altered – women’s dresses and children’s clothes were sewn from it.
In the 60s of the last century, the American youth put on camouflage – in protest against the bloodshed in Vietnam. Fashion designers have noticed that such clothes are comfortable and stylish. Celine, Prada, Dior, Vuitton and other famous designers demonstrated outfits with elements of military paraphernalia at haute couture shows.
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