Distinguish between man and women on the basis of style of clothing in Victorian England.

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Distinguish between man and women on the basis of style of clothing in Victorian England. 

Answer: 1. Women in England during Victorian Era were groomed from childhood to be docile, dutiful,
submissive and obedient. While men were supposed to be strong, serious, aggressive and independent. 

2. These ideals were displayed the way men and women dressed themselves. 

3. Girls were dressed in stays and were tightly laced up. They wore tight fitting bone corsets or stays. These clothes restricted their growth and kept their
mould small and frail. Slim and small waist women were admired. 

4. For boys and men, as there were no restrictions. The the slender shape remained fashionable and they wore from flamboyant brocades, breeches to trousers.

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