Femininity, Feminism, & The Beauty Myth
...Myth’ Introduction Fashion is perhaps the most visual domain within which to see the same objects or articles appearing in various shapes, styles, and forms. In addition, fashion is perhaps the most visual domain within which to see items of clothing being used to create, express, and communicate one’s identity (Bennett 2005). Such variety of fabrics, cuts, shades, styles are used to create and express identities and, therefore, the outer form of the pieces of clothing may be justified by the presence of various cultural and social groups. Thus, as stated by Bennett (2005), “Fashion provides one of the most ready... Fashion as a Visual Expression: The Nuances of Femininity, Feminism, and ‘The Beauty...