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Need-to-Know Facts About Contemporary Fashion

Like any other industry, fashion has trends it follows and rules it breaks. Today, between the luxury stores and the low-end pieces, sits the world of contemporary fashion. Catering to millennials and ambitious young generations, contemporary fashion is all about expressing yourself through high-end, yet available clothing. It is a chance for people to show off their style in the most unique ways, straying from the runway fashion trends, but still looking chic and on point. But what is really contemporary fashion, who is wearing it and what’s the big deal with it, anyway? Let’s take a look. What does…

Tips For Buying Children’s Clothing

Children grow rather quickly, and their clothes and shoes wear out faster due to romping, running and playing. So, before you start searching for suitable children’s clothing, you should, first of all, think carefully about a few things, such as what season or what weather is the clothing intended for, is it created in a risky way, can they be easily cared for? Also, comfort and durability play a particularly important role so that you can make use of the clothes for as long as possible. Also, remember that the range of children’s clothing is gigantic – the variety of…

Fashion Favourites – From Past To Present

Source Throughout history we have seen some seriously fantastic styles come and go. From the Victorian era and its corseted dresses and suits to the Zoot suits and flapper dresses of the 20s, the more serious and demure clothing of the 40s and 50s, the handmade hippie styles of the 60s into 70s and of course, probably everyone’s favourite style, the disco craze. Okay, maybe that’s not everyone’s favourite but it sure stands out and is one that seems to make the rounds every few years. Here’s a short roundup of our favourite trends of the past and the ones…

6 Jewelry Trends For 2018 To Watch

Jewelry has the power to transform a dull outfit into a sophisticated style that’s filled with personality. If you want to ensure you are adorning the most fashionable accessories throughout the seasons, here are six jewelry trends for 2018 to watch. 1. Layer Your Necklaces Delicate and simple necklaces will be all the rage with each passing season in 2018. If you want to prove you have effortless style, you should consider layering long necklaces together to develop a unique and eye-catching style. Choose different necklace designs that feature various charms and stones, which will add personality to your outfit.…

Why do People Buy Basketball Jerseys?

Source One of the key elements of college life is sports, something that Kevin Rolle, Executive Vice President and COO of Alabama A&M University (AAMU) feels is incredibly important. Colleges across the nation, including AAMU, therefore have basketball jerseys available, something that many students buy and wear for the rest of their lives. Why Do People Wear Basketball Jersey? There are many reasons why people wear this type of apparel. A need to fit in is one of those reasons. Everybody seems to wear them, showing their support for the team, and for their school. However, there is far more…

Clothed In All The Comfort You Could Ever Wish For- The Benefits of Sportswear

There’s no doubt that sportswear is the epitome of comfort. The design of these clothings are directed towards those who would like comfort as well as class and is a great option for those in all walks of life. With an increase in sports, Olympic games being a popular event, gym trips being a regular venture for many and adventurous holidays on the uprise, sportswear has become increasingly popular and individuals have opted for the more comfortable and classy: clothes that provide ease of movement as well as style. The Sportswear revolution that has been happening ever since the 1920’s,…

Top 10 Female Style Inspirations for the Woman Over 45 Revealed

Source UK fashion retailer Bonmarche has recently completed a new piece of research that looked into the fashion style inspirations for their target demographic. What makes this unique is that their average customer is aged 45 and over, hence revealing women different from the norm of popular celebrities around these days. Women such as Jennifer Anniston, Helen Mirren, Joanna Lumley, and Meryl Streep ranked consistently in the top 4 greatest inspiration across their customers. When people are asked about celebrity fashion inspirations, names that come to mind include Taylor Swift and Beyonce. These are all younger women, who speak to…

Rule The Mom-Dad World With A Cartier

The greatest gift you can give someone is time. When pearls of wisdom like this come your way, it’s best to heed the advice well. Call it metaphorical, but I like to think the guys who get it know exactly what they’re talking about –wristwatches, of course! Okay, you could debate the semantics of the quote, but you’ve got to admit, my reasoning is unwaveringly solid. A wristwatch perfectly embodies the sentiment here, doesn’t it? For Einstein, time is relative, for me, time is symbolic of many things –here, the time your parents have shared together, the time they’ve spent…

Fall Fashion Advice For Women

Source Autumn has landed and it’s time to start swapping sandals for boots and t-shirts for cosy sweaters. It’s a bittersweet time of year for many – the turn of the weather means blankets, cups of cocoa and snuggling up with that book you’ve been meaning to read or watching a film with your favourite person. Alas, it also means saying farewell to the warm summer months and the knowledge that we won’t see beach weather again anytime soon. The best thing about autumn though by far is the fashion, and there are some absolutely fantastic options this year to…

Your Sassy And Classy Guide To Dressing For A Music Festival (All Seasons)

In my opinion, music festivals are the single best way to spend a weekend, 3 or 4 days in the outdoors, listening to a huge array of music that crosses all genres, people-watching, relaxing, drinking, chatting and generally forgetting about the World for a while. Music festivals are like a little bubble that you and thousands of others have decided to live in for a while where nothing from your daily life can touch you. Despite the image of muddy ground and sweaty people rolling on the floor in a sodden field, this doesn’t have to be the case and festivals…