Essays Tagged: "Dress"

This essay, "1920s vs 1960s", writen in AABB format, deals with the comparison of; general statistics, fashion styles of both men & women, music, & controversial issues.

e might see as unfavorable, this decade was full of many new and exciting things. From the way they dressed, to the music styles, and finally to the controversial issues, the 1920's were a nonstop era ... in the 1920's for men was much like it was in the early teens. The sacque suite was appropriate day dress and only natural colored shirts were worn with these suits. Shaped silks ties and bowler hats ...

(6 pages) 171 1 3.2 May/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

"Dress Codes in Schools," includes arguments supporting school dress codes. Essay could use a bit more directly sited evidence, such as specific statistics or percentages of some sort.

tire, and at the same time help prepare them for their life after school? Well, by enforcing school dress codes around the nation, this is exactly what we would be doing. Therefore, I am completely fo ... e nation, this is exactly what we would be doing. Therefore, I am completely for the idea of school dress codes. They would ensure that a students' dress is acceptable for school, keep students safer ...

(2 pages) 303 4 4.4 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

An anti-uniform essay, covering several points on why uniforms should not be implemented into a school atmosphere.

t doesn't infringe on anyone's rights, well then why shouldn't kids today exercise their freedom of dress? Freedom of dress. It's true, freedom of dress is an important thing. How you dress is an expr ... ally teens, have certain problems, or raise certain "issues" it shouldn't be blamed on the way they dress. For example, if there are a few students at a school that dress like they're in a gang, and a ...

(2 pages) 58 1 3.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Does the way we dress impact how we are caterogized in society?

The way we dress has an impact on how we are viewed upon or categorized in society. Whether we are at work, sch ... our lives in many ways and in how we will be portrayed or even treated. From being judged on how we dress on certain occasions or in an atmosphere that is prim and proper to being judged by the colors ... e job. Same as a beggar on a street corner should not wonder why nobody is giving him money if he's dressed in nice khaki pants and neat shirt. You have to dress the part if you want to get what you w ...

(3 pages) 210 4 4.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Infant Clothing - Trends for 2003.

bellishments and themes.Spring of 2003 features elegant and pastel colors with a variety of fantasy dresses, capri sets, and floral prints for girls. Most of the colors for girls' clothing this season ... collection is represented with the themes such as "funky denim" and "Under the Sea", where denim is dressed up with embroidery, beading or decorative patches and cotton separates which feature water a ...

(1 pages) 29 0 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Dressing Professionally/ Informative

Dressing ProfessionalDay after day, there are people who are going out into the job world. They are ... t must he wear? First, the interviewee should research the company. He should know what the company dress codes are and how they follow them. This can be done by either calling the company or dropping ... e company or dropping by the office during lunch hours to observe and ask the secretary about their dress codes (The Black Collegian).Next, shop around looking for the right interview outfit. Plan for ...

(5 pages) 107 0 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Knowledge vs. wisdom

hings in common: Both require a brain and both are very hard to obtain.A knowledgeable person might dress in a fashion that can be accepted by everyone, not too conservative and not too abstract. When ... just what should happen at this time and who should be where at that time. A knowledgeable student dresses to suit the norm of her surroundings and makes an attempt to fit in as best as possible. Whe ...

(3 pages) 32 1 4.5 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Mise-en-scene/Elements of Moving Image Expression in "The Piano".

"The Piano" is set during the 1800's so the women are all wearing long dresses and gothic looking clothing. They are also quite constrictive as they are quite tight and ha ... l clothing clothes. This is a way of symbolizing the unity between them and their togetherness. The dresses are black and sort of show the way the mother is still mourning the loss of her husband.The ... t of show the way the mother is still mourning the loss of her husband.The daughter has to wear big dresses which are very confining and don't allow her to run around and be free. In one scene she is ...

(2 pages) 22 0 3.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

What Not To Wear

rich. Most of the richest people in the world, you would never guess they were rich by the way they dress. People automatically assume popularity if you dress like a prep, they don't take the time to ... hey just give a pre conceived label. This label may or may not be true, but they don't care. If you dress like a prep, you're a prep and everything that goes along with it; the snottiness, thinking yo ...

(3 pages) 7 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Dress In The 1940's

able for use. Practical functional clothing like trousers, coveralls and slacks became the accepted dress for women as they entered into the workforce and took over jobs formally held by men. Clothing ... the broad shoulder silhouette and gave specific instructions on cuts for every outfit permissible. Dress skirts could have up to" 72 inches at the hem"(cti.itc.vergina.edu), suit jackets ...

(3 pages) 554 0 3.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Another Chapter Ends

I enter the room my mind is racing, People are dancing and embracing. The girl's dresses shine and glisten, Satin, silk, and tulle you can hear it swish if you listen. ... e. Being so close my brow almost begins to sweat as the spring sun shines, I hope my dress doesn't show my underwear lines! I look into his eyes and my heart starts to melt, ...

(2 pages) 348 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

A Night I Can Never Forget

ing would change my life.It started first when this person called me and asked me out for a date. I dressed my new marvellous dark red dress with the greyish sparkles on it, put on an outstanding make ...

(2 pages) 10 0 5.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Senior Trip

going with us. As we showed up we found that this Captains dinner was a formal occasion, as we were dressed on board shorts and a tank tops. We stopped just outside of the door and pondered what to do ... rls had already been sitting. But, even more to our surprise every person in the room was in formal dress. Eric and I were wearing board shorts and tank tops, the opposite of formal dress. We stood ou ...

(2 pages) 425 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Gap

of the floor plan for this section (Fresh) of Express. There are some different types of skirts and dresses are hanged on different locations. Merchandises in the wall are only have two types of tops ... lar-stands, and four- way stands. There are only two types of ribbed tees are on the wall, and some dresses are hanged under the tees. In front of the section there are 4 mannequins display some of th ...

(6 pages) 15 0 3.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The PE Dress Policy

THE P.E. DRESS POLICY I have been going to ______________________ school for about __________ years now years ... ________________ school for about __________ years now years now my one major complaint is the P.E. dress policy. In this essay I will list the pros and cons on this certain subject. _____________ has ... will list the pros and cons on this certain subject. _____________ has a very strict policy on the dress code, which is hard on my fellow students and me. I hope that by the end of this essay I have ...

(2 pages) 556 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

One's feelings of remorse, sorrow and guilt. How can you live with something like that your entire life? Connected to the reading of Frankenstein

r years old, had huge emerald eyes and long blond hair. In addition the girl was wearing a tea rose dress with little red hearts. For an instance she reminded me of a little angel. As soon as the girl ... acting with the car flew to the other side of the road. It was bleeding immensely and her beautiful dress turned all red. For a moment I was just frozen, I could not move nor talk… I was shocke ...

(3 pages) 13 0 3.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

knowledge VS. Wisdom Though knowledge and wisdom may seem alike,

hings in common: Both require a brain and both are very hard to obtain.A knowledgeable person might dress in a fashion that can be accepted by everyone, not too conservative and not too abstract. When ... just what should happen at this time and who should be where at that time. A knowledgeable student dresses to suit the 'norm' of her surroundings and makes an attempt to fit in as best as possible. W ...

(3 pages) 682 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

A character in Henry James’ short story, Portrait of a

is easy to tell who is friends with whom based on clothing. I am an athlete, it is expected that I dress like an athlete, and to come to school dressed like anything else would draw attention to myse ... ike anything else would draw attention to myself. No matter what level I look at, the conformity in dress obviously sets groups apart.The company one keeps also plays a big part in the envelope, as Ma ...

(2 pages) 936 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

"Call from the dead" Creative writing piece for crime fiction genre

e sitting alone, which left her with only two feasible options.She cautiously made her way to a man dressed in an immaculate suit.“Excuse me sir, but are you waiting for anyone?”“Yes, I ... returned from the restroom.”Face burning with embarrassment, Karina shuffled to the other man, dressed much more shabbily, clutching a spiral-bound notebook and a pen. He was probably forty years ...

(5 pages) 19 1 4.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Communication

one who takes part otherwise communication will be very limited and ineffective.Physical appearance'Dress like a professional and you are likely to be treated as one" (yate, 1986) the moment we set ou ... d employees.The interviewer should wear appropriate clothing for the interview, the interviewer can dress up or dress down too much.bussiness attire can send signals of formality and professionalism.O ...

(5 pages) 0 0 0.0 Feb/2014

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security