Nothing says warm like a pair of gloves. The aristocrats of accessories, gloves were once worn only by kings, princes and churchmen as a visible symbol of their wealth and authority. Their elite image endured for centuries and carried over to the tradition that expected a woman to wear gloves for all occasions.
The sea change of social values that followed the 1960’s included the end of the glove culture. Now worn primarily to keep worn, a great looking pair of gloves can still pack a fashion wallop. The right glove anchors the sleeve of a coat or jacket providing an opportunity to express confidence and personality.
The Long and Short of Gloves
There are basically five styles:
* Shorty — wrist length styles with an opening on the side or center. Some … Continue Reading…