Why is lingerie expensive?

When we talk of expensive lingerie how can we escape the Victoria Secret’s ‘fantasy bra’’? Their mind-boggling million dollars bra for the single show? Some serious talent or extravagance ! Well, thank goodness it is just for a show! Keeping our reality in-check fantasy bras are just limited to the screen of our electronic devices but our lingerie aren’t. So, how is it that this …

How are synthetic fabrics harming the environment?

Visiting the store we often end up looking at the tag that mentions ‘winkle-free’, ‘stain resistant’ etc etc. But with the benefits the piece of clothing is tagged with, we don’t ask ourselves if they are pollution free or carbon emission resistant. Fashion comes with dizzying array of weights, stretch factors, colors and fabrics. But this huge diversity of choices is also one among the …

Why do we have ‘clothes on sale’ season?

Buying a high end bag, a shoe or a jacket for a common man can be a cherry at the topping because for the general masses they are a luxury of a rarity. Hence clothes on sale can be a yearly god-sent for a magnitude of a crowd. Because they are a time for you to buy the shoe for half the price, boast it …

Say ‘yes’ to eco-friendly fabrics

The fashion industry has over the years been responsible as the biggest contribution of waste to the environment. Yet within all this tumultuousness of an environment synthetic-fabrics are still favored over eco-friendly fabrics. Sperm whales washing up the shore with piles of trash inside the stomach, a diver filming himself in Bali covered with stretches of plastic. Yet the seriousness of the situation is handled …

Why do we like leather products?

Leather products are like ‘guilty pleasures’. Because our conscience is the greatest perpetrator of us all and the concern here has to do with ‘morality’. Because some of the finest leather products come from the most horrendous and unimaginable of sources. Automakers such as BMW, Mercedez-Benz use Nappa leather upholstery on their luxury vehicles. And they for the most part come from the skins of …

Do men and women share the same taste in women fashion?

Umm, yes and no! Fashion is a big field even bigger with regards to women fashion normally assumed. Being a no fashion expert it would be nonsensical to assume that men and women love this and that fashion , more so specifying the likes of one or the other.  However as visual, thinking beings we know something is liked when we see one, which brings …

Should we ban fur clothing?

Our journey to the infinite space or the 2717 ft building does little to know that real advancement has to start from the place we inhabit, earth. It is ironic that the more we advance the lesser our humanity deteriorate. The issue of fur clothing has been in existence for a long time now. Countries like Britain has banned fur industry. The real concern of …

Winterize your summer clothes

The dividers in the wardrobe can be a nuisance specially during the onset of another season. Because it only is a harbinger, an alarm that you need to start rearranging the wardrobe, AGAIN!Like for summer or winter. Because summer clothes and winter don’t mix or share the same trait. So can then two extreme opposites of seasons share the same piece of cloth? Well, yes …

Is traditional wear in India dying?

Although known as a land where culture is worn, of late there has been a decline in the fervor for traditional wear, why? Well, there are many a possibilities to this change. Primarily, because labor force is replaced by machine. Meaning the value of skill is less valued. Traditional wear now is seen as a luxury and not with tradition itself. Hence they are now …

Sports fabrics you should be knowing

Be it taking a dive in the Coral reeve, a jog in the early morning or warming yourself up for the upcoming sports event, these are some of the sports fabrics you should be knowing. Because when we think of sports wear we think of comfort, durability, the limit of stretch. Or the ability to stretch and return to its normal size. Qualities fabrics such …