Cloting - a choice and image of cultural identity

  • Tatyana Hristova South-West University
Keywords: clothing, fashion, identity, symbol, culture


This article is concerned with questions about clothing and fashion as one of the most important components of the culture of the individual, affecting all aspects of life. This leads us to look at them as a symbol of social prestige, medium for individuality, type of communication, choice and image in society and so on, including the fact that they are an important economic and cultural sector. We pointed out various examples of the belonging and identification of man through attire, and examined the opinions of various authors and designers.The current dynamic development of processes makes social phenomena in fashion extremely mobile. Looking at clothing today, we saw it as the winner of symbols filled with new content.

How to Cite
Hristova, T. (2014). Cloting - a choice and image of cultural identity. Postmodernism Problems, 4(1), 80-87. Retrieved from