Quote of the Whenever - Laver's Law

The Cycle of Fashion Change

Indecent10 years before its time
Shameless5 years before its time
Outré (Daring)1 year before its time
Smart'Current Fashion'
Dowdy1 year after its time
Hideous10 years after its time
Ridiculous20 years after its time
Amusing30 years after its time
Quaint50 years after its time
Charming70 years after its time
Romantic100 years after its time
Beautiful150 years after its time
- James Laver, author, critic, art historian, fashion historian

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