U

Unitard- A close-fitting, one-piece garment for the torso, legs, and feet, and often for the arms.

V

V-Neck/V-Back- An open yoke coming to a “V” shape.

W

Wedge Heel- A heel where the space under the foot is filled in, giving the appearance of a triangle “wedge” under the arch and heel of the foot when viewed from the side; not to be confused with the “platform heel” which refers to a thickened sole under the ball of the foot, although the two often appear together.

Wide Legs- Pants that are cut extra full through the legs.

Wing Collar- A collar with projections which cover the seams of bodices and doublets.

X

Y

Z