Posted by Jules On July 12th, 2014
We have to spend a lot of time in the place where we work. It is very important what we reflects who we want to be. Although workplaces have become more casual these days, there are some organizations with specific dress codes for their employees. Office dress codes can be very confusing at times, but there is no one who wants to look really odd. Besides the necessary look that fits the office atmosphere, it is equally important to wear outfits that feel comfortable. With the uncomfortable clothes, your productivity at the workplace could be affected.
There are certain things to keep in mind when you select the clothes for wearing at the work place. It is obvious that the comfort factor has to given the maximum importance, but the look is also important. What to wear is important and for that you need to know what not to wear as well.
Firstly, the outfit must not be a very tight fitting or too loose. People feel comfortable in body hugging outfits, but they are not ideal for office wear. It is not desirable that your co-worker becomes very conscious about your body. Similarly, an extremely over sized dress will make you look clumsy at the workplace. The dress with the right fit is necessary as it helps to maintain the aesthetic of the atmosphere.
Color of the outfit is equally important. The color of the dress must not be too loud. It actually breaks the concentration of the other people at work. Soothing and natural colors are the best options to choose from. Ladies can go for dark shades, keeping in mind that they are not very loud.
A shoe is an accessory that can be considered to be an integral part of the outfit. The right shoes can make you look great and a wrong one can ruin your look. They need to be comfortable as you are always on your feet while working. This does not mean that you can go for flip flops! It is not necessary that you have expensive boots or high heeled shoes to wear at the work place. Simple flat ballet or flat sandal can be the best options to wear while at work. For men the choice is easier. Formal boots goes great with both business formals as well as business casual types of clothes.
Other accessories like jewellery for ladies and belts for men are essential but here also the loudness factor must be taken care of.
Posted by Jules On May 31st, 2014
As the mercury gets high in summer we all get in real trouble. We need something to protect our body from the scorching heat. Whatever you wear in summer must give you a comfortable feeling. Majority of the people are very much conscious about fashion and thus wearing whatever that one can grab is no more popular. One has to be very careful in building the summer wardrobe, with comfort factor to be the most important thing to consider.
When you plan for the summer fashion, you need to know more about the fabric choices. Picking a right textile is the secret of looking as well as feeling chic in the warm and humid weather. Cotton is the ideal fabric to wear in summer. It is naturally breathable and cheap as well. Though good quality 100% cotton are a bit expensive than other available fabrics. Cotton is very suitable for the people with skin allergies as the fabric that react very less with the sensitive skin. Linen is another summer friendly fabric that provides great comfort. It is one of the best natural fabrics that help to keep us cool. Natural wrinkles of the fabric add to the fashion and make it easy to maintain.
Blended fibers are available these days that are very efficient in providing us with all the goodness of different fabrics. These blended fabrics have the moisture absorbing quality of cotton, cooling effect of linen etc.
Right after you have finished choosing the perfect fabric, it is time to think about the cuts and patterns of the outfits. Cotton tees and tanks are very much favourable for summer as these clothes are excellently breathable. You can go for light and airy dresses made of 100% cotton to provide the necessary comfort. Cotton jeans are the most suitable for summer as they are really light and breathable.
You must consider the cuts of outfits according to the climate of the place where you are residing. Dry summer requires you to wear the outfit that you will find difficult to wear in places having humid summer. The general idea is to wear short and precise clothes during summer. This very idea is good for the places having hot summer, but will be a disaster in your fashion statement if you reside in a place having extremely dry summer. Places with dry summer must be dealt with elaborate outfits made of breathable fabrics. You need to cover your body as much as possible to prevent the body moisture from being lost. On the other hand a humid summer will allow you to wear short outfits made of fabrics that can absorb lots of moisture. The basic thing to keep in mind is to choose such outfits that will protect you from the glazing sun.
Posted by Jules On April 10th, 2014
Accessories are the most important part of fashion. Without them your most expensive garments may flop. It is somewhat like having a thanksgiving feast without a turkey or watching a movie at the theatre without popcorns! The general idea is that ladies need more accessories as compared to guys. This is not true! The actual thing is that most of the men do not care for the right accessories for themselves; else there is a long list of accessories for men. Most of the men consider shoes to be the single accessory to be taken care of. Few care for having the right belt with a good trouser and wrist watches. But only the fashion conscious men care for the accessories like a hat, eye wear, neck wear etc.
The very first thing is obviously shoes. Shoes are the standard part of our outfit and many men do not consider them to be an accessory. It is actually an accessory and adds to the look of a person. The right shoes can make a guy’s clothes look great and wrong ones can ruin the whole look. Think about a guy wearing tennis shoes with formal outfit, it is horrible indeed!
The belt is waist wear that needs to be chosen with care. It is a wrong notion that black belt suits every outfit. It actually doesn’t. The belt needs to be congruent with the basic colour scheme of the outfit, especially when the shirt is tucked into the pants. When a guy wears upper and lower outfit of solid colour, the best option is to match the belt with the shoe. This will help to break through the monotony of the solid colours of the outfit and will also turn out to be the focal point. Belts with convertible buckles are really great as you can interchange between various looks.
This adds life to the outfit and is a great way to express your fashion sense. Watches with solid black, golden or silver dials along with similar coloured or black or brown bands are out of the fashion these days. Wrist watches are available in all possible colours and they are very much suitable for formal outfits as well. Classic look is always appreciated, but the new one is also in.
This is another important accessory that enhances the outfit. The necktie is the classic neck wear that has made way to bowtie and ascot. The workplaces have become more casual these days and the new relaxed atmosphere has resulted in making the classic neck wears less mandatory.
A hat is like the cherry-topping of the ice cream. The ice cream will taste great without the cherry, but with the cherry it becomes greater. The right hat will not only add to the outfit but count for your personality as well.
Posted by Jules On March 6th, 2014
The season of autumn is popularly known as “fall” in the United States and Canada. It is the season that makes the way from summer into winter. The season is marked with noticeable early arrival of nights and the temperature goes down considerably. The summer heat makes way for the chilling winter winds; we feel the need for the comfort of sweaters. Our feet demand for the warmth of close-toed kicks. It is time to rearrange the wardrobe with the clothes that will make us warm.
The main thing about fall weather is that it is not very cold for which you have to pull out all your heavy warm clothes. It is just cool weather when you can use your stylish scarves with light sweaters or trendy hats. The season marks the onset of winter and you can go for vibrant colours. As the colour of nature prepares to hide under the dullness of winter, you can help by adding colours to your outfits.
A pair of jeans will be the best choice for the fall fashion. Make sure that you wear styles that brings out your beat features. Thin ladies will rock skinny jeans accompanied by colourful tops and designer scarves. Sweater is one of the most important fashion components of the season. You can choose from a wide range of sweater patterns, because this season provides you with the luxury of wearing light sweaters which can manage the coolness of fall. You can go for light jackets to add on to the fashion statement. Trendy and fashionable jackets made of various types of fabric are among the hottest wardrobe item for fall.
The main attraction for the fall fashion is about layering your outfits. You can easily go on with your comfortable summer dress during fall. All you have to do is to add a pair of tights to keep your legs comfortable and a black turtle neck underneath to protect the torso. Fall is the season when you can go for various experiments with our fashion thoughts. The season demands no extra attention and you can be comfortable with almost anything. You just have to be prepared with something to put on something extra in case your choice is unable to bear the coolness in the wind.
It is the time when you can try to mix the textures of your outfits. You can pair the tweedy skirts or jackets with the light fabrics accompanied by low boots. Coming to shoes, low boots are the best footwear for fall. You can no longer stick to the flip flops or open sandals as the cool winds will make you uncomfortable. Covered shoe is the best option for this season. Whatever is the choice, make sure that you wear enough clothes and do not shiver. Shivering is definitely out of fashion!
Posted by Jules On July 23rd, 2014
Whether you’re looking to buy a whole new wardrobe or you’d like a special outfit for a nice occasion coming up, there is no reason to rush when it comes to buying new clothes.
In order to feel happy with your purchases, it’s a good idea to consider these tips when shopping for your plus size clothing.
How to Choose the Best Plus-Size Clothing:
Size: The first thing you’re going to want to do when shopping is look for a store that carries your size. Since there are stores dedicated to petites, regular sized and plus sized women, it’s important to find a store you like with your size. Once you find that store, check out the clothes you like and look for your exact size. Before we give your our tips to get the right fit for you, take a look at the informational video below on how you can pick the right clothing for your body type.
Comfortable: To look good in your clothes, you must feel comfortable. If you’re wearing clothes that are too small or too large, you’re not going to look comfortable and you’re also going to look silly. When you’re not comfortable in your clothes, it shows. So, when trying on your clothes, make sure you feel comfortable, can move easily and do any position without a problem.
Colour: Find a colour that flatters you. When it comes to lighter complected people, colours that are lighter instead of darker tend to look better. Now, if you have darker or olive skin, stick with colours such as olive greens, plums, reds, etc. In order to look your best, you need to have your clothes do all the flattering. Looking good should take no part on your end, but instead should be done by your clothes.
Style: Find a style that looks best on you. Whether you prefer a business woman look or a simple casual wardrobe, find plus size clothing that fits your style. Just because you’re looking at plus size clothes doesn’t mean you can’t find a good style!
Design: Check out the designs that your plus size clothes offer. For example, do you like certain patterns, stripes or logos on your clothes? If so, be sure to look at these carefully! In order for you to think you look good, you need to find the clothes that help get you there.
Tailor To Your Look:
Tailoring your clothing to your hairstyle, hair color and/or other physical features is an absolute must. If you have a more slender physique, then accent your face by styling your hair in curls. Using a curling wand like those featured in the best curling wand reviews by betterhairday.com will help you find the right styling tool for your look. If you have other issues like hair that’s oily, find the right shampoo to cure your oily hair so you look your best. making sure you are happy with other parts of your body will only help you look great in your new clothes as you present yourself to your friends, family and co-workers.
As you can see, shopping can take some thought. It isn’t uncommon for a woman to want to just buy everything that looks great on the rack, to then come home try it on and not like it. So, to avoid wasting your time, as well as your money, consider the thoughts above before you make your final purchase