Fashion is not just what it is today, and you can certainly find people with weird fashion tastes but when you look back in history, you will find even the most undeniably weird fashion you can ever see.
Some fashions styles of the past are very unique that is why some have of them are being revived in the new generation, however, there are really some weird fashion trends that started back in the 10th century.
One of the weirdest fashion trends in history is the Lotus Shoes, shaped like the lotus flower that was made popular during the 10th century by the Chinese women. Chopines is another kind of shoes made popular in the 15th to the 17th century to protect their dress and shoes from the ground and help them walk through muddy streets and is the inspiration of today’s clog or platform shoes.
During the 18th century many men and women in Europe belonging to the upper and middle classes acquired syphilis that makes them smell, therefore, men used Powdered Wigs and women used Hairpieces to make their hair smell nice. Crackowes is yet another kind of shoes that are worn by men and made popular between the 12th and 15th century that have extremely long toes used to attract women.
Hobble skirt became popular when a woman wearing a small hemmed skirt was seen hobbling on the plane, since the wind was strong and so as not for her skirt to fly up, she tied it around her legs. Bagel Head had become popular only in 2014 but originated in Canada in 2007, where it is a kind of strange body modification service where a lump or swollen look is created by injecting saline and then pressed in the middle to create a dent resembling a bagel.
In the past, women have several layers of clothing and the undergarment that they use then was the corset that is tied tightly around their bodice, and this product is still used today but in a more modern and less tight way. Black Teeth have become popular in Japan as they consider anything black to be beautiful and in England where women intentionally blackened their teeth to prove that they had enough money to buy sugar.
Double jeans, which was made famous not too long ago, is not literally double in essence but then by the looks of it from the upper part it does have two sets of waistband and zips.
There you already did discover more about the weirdest fashion of history.