Who among the following headed the American woman suffrage association?
Which of the following sections of society lamented that those women, who had given up traditional norms of dressing up, no longer looked beautiful?
The women in Victorian England wore tightly fitting corsets when they slightly grew older :
Which among the following is associated with sumptuary laws in France?
A long, buttoned coat is called
Which one of the following statements about women's fashion in the twentieth century is not true?
Many women reformers in India changed back into traditional clothes as :
Many Dalits from the early 1910s began to wear three-piece suits on all public occasions as :
Which of the following Indians was associated with the case of defiance of the shoe- respect rule?
Why did Mahatma Gandhi adopt loin cloth and a chaddar as his dress?
For Mahatma Gandhi, khadi, white and coarse, was a sign of
In which year did Gandhiji adopt dhoti?
Where and why did Gandhi first appear in a lungi and kurta with his head shaved, in 1913?
According to Gandhiji, which kind of dress would have a more powerful political effect?
Which of the statements are not correct about the Swadeshi movement?
In reaction to which measure of the British did the Swadeshi Movement begin?
In the first decade of the 20th century, which movement in Bengal was linked to the politics of clothing?
Jnanadanandini Devi’s style of wearing sari was adopted by Brahmo Samaji women and came to be called
In the late 1870s, Jnanadanandini Devi, wife of Satyendranath Tagore, adopted_____________
What was the idea of national dress as suggested by Rabindranath Tagore?
According to sumptuary laws in France, only _____________ could wear expensive materials like ermine & fur, or silk, velvet & brocade.
In England from childhood, girls were tightly laced up dressed in stays. When slightly older, girls had to wear tight fitting___________ .
By the 1930’s women in England began agitating for democratic right. As the __________ movement developed, many began campaigning for dress reform.
If clothes were ______________ then women could work, earn their living and become independent.
By the end of the 19th century, however, change was clearly in the air. People began accepting the ides of ___________ they had earlier ridiculed. With new times came new values.
After 1600, trade with indica brought cheap, beautiful and easy to maintain Indian ___________ within the reach of many Europeans who could now increase the size of their wars robes.
Changes in women’s clothing came about as a result of the ______.
During the First World War clothes became plainer and simpler. Skirts became shorter. Soon _________ became a vital part of western women’s clothing, giving them greater freedom of movement.
During the Industrial Revolution, in the 19 th century, Britain began the mass manufacture________ of textiles which it exported to many parts of the world, including India.
By the twentieth century, a __________ style came to reflect seriousness and professionalism.