Vypracovala: Miroslava Šimová

Fashion is the way people dress in a certain period of time. Sometimes, it is quite difficult to say what is trendy or what is out of fashion. Styles, cuts, designs and length of clothes change very quickly nowadays.

People have different attitudes to fashion. Some of them do not care what they wear, others are very choosy and particular what to wear. They like to spend a fortune on new clothes in clothes shops and boutiques called after fashion designers or famous people. On the other hand, there are people who are not interested in fashion. They wear clothes according to their own >

Fashion can be a way of self – expression, especially for the young people. They show their mood, interests and attitudes in society through >

The way we dress depends on our taste, on the season and the proper occasion. In summer light and airy materials are preferred. We wear short – sleeved shirts, sleeveless shirts, loose blouse, T-shirts, skirts, shorts, sandals and slippers. When we go swimming we put on a swimming costume. In winter warmer materials are preferred. Sweaters, jumpers, pullovers, jackets, polo necks, cardigans, coats, gloves, hats, scarves and boots are worn.

When we go to the theatre, public parties, balls and banquets we preferre to be dressed up. Ladies wear ball dresses, shoes, accessories and jewellery such as necklace, bracelet, earrings and rings. Gentlemen usually wear a dark suit, a white shirt with cuff links, a bow tie and dark shoes.