Basics For Dressing Black Tie

The black tie event, invented in England, dates back to the mid 1800’s from a fashion standard created as an accommodation to the Prince of Wales who later became King Edward VII of England. The dress code for this occasion has virtually replaced all other required attire for formal events in terms of popularity and…

Dressing For Your Body Shape

Have you ever looked at yourself in the mirror and cringed at the small breasts, narrow hips or large belly? Please remember no woman, including that fabulous lingerie model, has a faultless body. However, some women through clever clothing choices,manage to downplay their flaws and accentuate their strengths better than others. These women are able…

Dressing Up in Style – Branded Fashion

Today’s fashion conscious generation likes to experiment around with the latest trends and styles. Whether it is clothing or accessories, it is very common for fashionable people to change their wardrobes with changes in the fashion market. Wearing the latest in the market is the dictum of the day when it comes to being fashionable….

The History of the Dressing Gown

Definititions For the purpose of this article it might be useful to begin with a few definitions of the various descriptors that are most commonly used when referring to a robe worn around the house as loungewear: Robe The English word ‘robe’ is taken from the middle English word of the same name meaning ‘garment’,…