They’re big, they’re bold, they never get
old, it’s the power shoulder! A popular symbol of empowerment in women’s
wardrobes for decades, a strong shoulder is nothing new. Making their big
entrance in the liberal 40s, shoulder pads made masculine dressing a thing and
founded the image of the girl boss that is as relevant now as it has ever been.
This season, shoulders are looking more powerful than ever, but before we get
to that, let’s take a look at its not-so-humble beginnings …