Fashion/emotion/self-expression

Fashion for many, is a tool for self-expression or even for re-invention of self.  The way we dress is a visual...

What is Sustainable Fashion ?

Did you know that the fashion industry is the third most polluting industry globally with oil being the leading...

Shopping for Clothes The Green Way

For the most part, new clothing creates a huge burden on the environment due to the chemicals used to create the...
Fashion/emotion/self-expression

Fashion/emotion/self-expression

Fashion for many, is a tool for self-expression or even for re-invention of self.  The way we dress is a visual manifestation to the world about who we are & how we would like to be perceived by others. Although, rightly or wrongly, people make a judgement of...

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What is Sustainable Fashion ?

What is Sustainable Fashion ?

Did you know that the fashion industry is the third most polluting industry globally with oil being the leading polluter whereas transportation is the 5th polluting industry? This means that your car emissions and when you go on holiday by plane is a lot less...

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Shopping for Clothes The Green Way

Shopping for Clothes The Green Way

For the most part, new clothing creates a huge burden on the environment due to the chemicals used to create the fabric and clean the fabric. Because of this, the more you can buy used items and those made sustainably the better for the environment. If you want to...

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HIP HOP FASHION

HIP HOP FASHION

Beginning in the 1970s Hip Hop fashion has gone from a fringe interest group to one of the faster moving fashion trends in the United States. The greatest concentration of such fashions tends to be along the coasts and in the south. Hip Hop fashion is claimed to have...

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The Rise of Social Conscience in Art Inspired Fashion

The Rise of Social Conscience in Art Inspired Fashion

Art can be a means of reconstructing experiences, communicating emotions or echoing the sentiments of individuals or the masses. From the ancient to the modern, artistic works have run the table from simple observations on life to biting social commentary. Art can be...

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Has Fashion Imprisoned Us?

Has Fashion Imprisoned Us?

Fashion is all encompassing. Do you make fashion, or fashion makes you? How much are you affected by the latest trends? Let us look at this issue impersonally. Please view some old photographs dating about hundred years old. You will see men and women wearing...

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