Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Historical Fashion?

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How fashionable are you?

Do you know the fashion that popular throughout the ages? Take this quiz to see how well you know your fashion history!

 May 25, 2018

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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Which era are these shoes from?
1970s
2000s
1920s

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What was popular in fashion during the 1940s?
Shoulder pads
Stripes
Jewelry

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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In what era was this look popular?
1980s
1940s
1960s

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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What country is this traditional dress from?
Germany
Ireland
Ecuador

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In what ancient world was this look popular?
Greece
Rome
Egypt

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During what decade would you see this look?
1980s
2000s
1960s

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What are these dresses called?
Bustle dresses
Bump dresses
Hump dresses

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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When were these shoes popular?
1920s
Late 1800s
1940s

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What actress made pants popular on women in the 1930s?
Sophia Loren
Marlene Dietrich
Marilyn Monroe

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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What this collar called?
Elizabethan collar
Victorian collar
Royal collar

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What are these men wearing?
Dresses
Saris
Togas

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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What is this garment called?
Fence skirt
Net Skirt
Crinoline

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What were these men called?
Teds
Yuppies
Hippies

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What was this fashion called?
Grunge
Mod
Punk

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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What is this known as?
Canine cape
Puppy pancho
Poodle skirt

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In what decade was this look popular?
1940s
1960s
1980s

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When was this fashionable?
Late 1700s
Late 1800s
During the Renaissance

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During what decade was this look popular?
1920s
1960s
1940s
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Who doesn't love fashion? We all wear clothes every day and everything we wear—from the cheapest t-shirt to the highest end couture piece—has its roots in some other look in history. In other words, it's all been done before, even in fashion. Every designer pulls ideas from another place and time!

In this quiz there are eighteen questions with images from history, asking you to identify a garment or the era it came from. Do you know what people wore during the Victorian era? Do you know when flapper dresses were popular? Do you know what decade designer Vivien Westwood came up in? When were saddle shoes popular? What were the fashions of the disco era? And when were women teasing their hair to sky-high proportions? If you know the answers to any of the above questions, you are a fashion forward person who knows what was popular in clothing, accessories, hair, and makeup throughout the ages!

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