Ancient Egypt | Greece Women Fashion Trends

  • Sheath dress
  • Women often wore a strophion, the bra of the time, under their garments
  • Shawl, or Sari
  • Flounced skirt
  • Women and men typically wore sandals, slippers, soft shoes, or boots
  • Minoan women are shown wearing a vest-like top that exposes the breasts and a girdle-like belt around the waist
  • The wig
  • Cosmetics
  • It was the fashion at parties for men and women to wear a perfumed cone on the tops of their heads

Ancient Egypt | Greece Men Fashion Trends

  • Minoan men wore short pants
  • It was the fashion at parties for men and women to wear a perfumed cone on the tops of their heads
  • The chiton is a simple tunic garment of lighter linen that was worn by both sexes and all ages
  • The peplos was a square piece of cloth that was originally worn over the chiton
  • Himation is a simple outer garment worn over the peplos or chiton
  • Chlamys is a seamless rectangle of woolen material worn by men for military or hunting purposes
  • Women and men typically wore sandals, slippers, soft shoes, or boots