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Category "Women's fashion"

The pros and cons of support socks

The pros and cons of support socks

To prevent venous disease in women, medical socks also known as DVT socks are used. These are hosiery stockings that offer leg support by endowing graduated force. The elastic support is provided on the base of the ankles and legs. They can be worn during long travels as well as during pregnancy. Regardless of the occasion, they provide a value of beauty, purpose and competency. You need to bear the following dos and don'ts about compression socks.
A review of Alice + Olivia clothing

A review of Alice + Olivia clothing

It all started with a quest to create the perfect pair of flattering, form-fitting trousers. Stacey Bendet launched the Alice and Olivia in 2002. In its almost ten years in existence, the brand has grown to include multiple collections - including a children’s range and a newly launched shoe collection - and is now a complete lifestyle brand. This article provides you with a review of Alice + Olivia clothing.
Where to buy a Calvin Klein bra

Where to buy a Calvin Klein bra

Calvin Klein is a very popular and highly respected brand, selling products such as CK underwear, CK One perfume, clothing, bags, and footwear. One area in which the brand is particularly famous for is Calvin Klein underwear for men and women. Read on to learn where to purchase Calvin Klein bras in all different styles, colours and sizes.
Where to buy fashionable women's petite clothing

Where to buy fashionable women's petite clothing

Women who find that regular trousers are much too long or jacket sleeves too lengthy are likely to fit into the petite clothing category. Petite sized women can now choose from a wider collection of petite clothing than ever before. Read on to learn how you can find stylish and fashionable women's petite clothing.
All about chefs uniforms

All about chefs uniforms

The chefs wear uniforms that actually have a history as well as a purpose behind them. The uniform began in the 1600s, but was formalised by one of the first celebrity chefs, Marie-Antoine Carême in the 1800s. It was Carême who created the distinctive jacket, trousers and high hat that chefs still wear today. Each piece of clothing looks stylish and has a purpose as well.
A review of Jonathan Aston hosiery

A review of Jonathan Aston hosiery

Jonathan Aston tights are sold at a wide range of stores, from Debenhams to Harrods. For thirty years, the company has been designing tights, made in Italy, that have captured the imagination. Due to the fact that they are reasonably priced, they are quite popular. This article will cover a few of the styles of tights which the iconic hosiery company are known for.
How to design your own hat

How to design your own hat

According to Hats UK, there are three distinctive styles of hats. The first are designer hats which are hand-sewn, have designer labels, and are "not normally massed produced and have limited production runs." The second is model hats which are also hand-sewn and are "the creation of 'one off' designs." The third are factory hats which are mass produced and are available at stores. You can design your own hat; whether it is designer or not is up to you.
Where to buy dressing up costumes

Where to buy dressing up costumes

The history of dressing up in costumes dates back several centuries. Some believe that the first instance of wearing costumes was for a celebration of the dead, where others believe that it dates back to the Greek plays with its elaborate masks. Regardless of the history surrounding them, costumes changed with the periods and continued to be worn in plays, movies and for special events like masked balls. Buying dress up costumes can be fun and there is more than one way to do it.
A guide to mother of the groom wedding outfits

A guide to mother of the groom wedding outfits

Today, we will be discussing mother of the groom outfits and what is available on both the High Street and online. There are too many websites to mention, so we will be looking at a variety of the most popular sites for affordability and choice. We will also be taking a look at what the High Street has to offer in comparison.
How to make your own tutu dresses

How to make your own tutu dresses

The tutu appeared in 1832 in Paris. It appeared on Marie Taglioni and was cut high enough so that people could admire her legwork. It was dubbed "The Romantic Tutu” and appeared during the Romantic era, hence its name. This first tutu consisted of three or five layers of soft tulle. A Romantic tutu will serve very well as a tutu dress. This article provides a guide to making your own tutu dresses.
Where can I find animal print dress?

Where can I find animal print dress?

Bold, confident and stylish; animal print fabrics have almost become a wardrobe staple for every cosmopolitan woman. Check out some of the places mentioned below to get an idea about where to find animal print dresses.
Where to buy a discounted underwire bra

Where to buy a discounted underwire bra

Every woman requires good quality, comfortable and stylish underwear, whether you prefer lace bras, push-up bras, sheer bras, support bras, training bras, secret bras or underwire bras. Those who opt for underwire bras can learn where to purchase quality bras without having to break the bank, with a wide range of special offers, coupons and discounts available.
Where to buy over knee socks online

Where to buy over knee socks online

Girl’s knee socks are like socks that tighten at the knee and can be of varying materials. Knee highs can be worn instead of nylons, as a flirty companion to a skirt, or as a naughty addition to lingerie. There are dozens of speciality websites to buy knee highs from that ship internationally, such as Foot Traffic, Ebay, Sock Dreams and Stockin Girl.
Theory clothing: The facts

Theory clothing: The facts

Theory is a contemporary fashion label, launched by Andrew Rosen in New York in 1997. This article takes a closer look at Theory clothing, and the pieces the label has to offer.