Those of us who grew up as plus-size girls may have less than fond memories of proms, homecoming dances, or even our quinceanera. Back in our day, self-esteem and body image issues were compounded by the sheer lack of plus-size prom dresses and formal eveningwear. Plus-size fashion was an oxymoron, and most of the clothing that was available simply wasn’t appropriate for formal occasions. Thankfully, times have changed. Not only are curvy girls staking their rightful claims on the prom and homecoming scenes, but wonderfully fashionable prom dresses are available in all sizes. If you’re a plus-size girl, there’s no need to be a wallflower. You can dazzle and shine at your special event alongside your friends. Choosing Plus-Size Prom DressesIt’s never too soon to start shopping for prom dresses. When you do, be sure to check out two of the best plus-size lines: Calito and Igigi. (more…) Leather Lingerie.
Whether you’re on the fairway or in the clubhouse, it’s important to look your best. Today’s women’s golf clothing offers an incredible variety of fashion choices designed to allow you to play in comfort and style – both on and off the course. Women’s golf apparel has come a long way in the past few years, and is available in an unprecedented number of styles and sizes – including, thankfully, plus-size golf clothing. Here’s an overview of this season’s offerings:Bette & CourtBette & Court offers four collections: Samba, Sundance, Zanzibar, and Swing. Their women’s golf clothing includes sleeveless and short-sleeved tops with zip collars and contrasting trim that feature moisture-wicking fabric, and capris in knit, microfiber, and moisture-wicking fabrications. (more…)
Today every small minority of people wants dress in the clothing that appears in high-fashion magazines or on fashion-show runways. Perfect for every family member, the leathery coat goes with everything from jeans to cashmere and last for years. More versatile than fur, hipper than cashmere, cheaper than diamonds: Leather is the fairest of them all, coming in a huge variety of finishes, styles and colors. In a sense they are a romantic story telling its history: Stretch marks from giving birth, horn cuts from a fight with a predator or fellow burl, barbed wire marks from fencing, etcFor men the leather coats can never go out of fashion. Leather coats come in a variety of style, cut, and length short or long. The price of leather coat may cost around 500 to 1000$ depending on the quality of leather. Mens leather coats by designer are very expensive. (more…)
Leather jackets irrespective of their color, style and material used for manufacturing is surely provides you protection against seasonal conditions. Apart from its utility as protective tool leather jacket also add to you personality and display your attitude, lifestyle and considered as a symbol of status.Leather jackets are made up of animal skins. The most used animal skin in manufacturing leather jackets is that of cow. However, skins of other animals like ostrich, pigs, bucks, lizards can also be used for manufacturing leather jackets.Not only faux fur jackets but other articles made of faux fur like handbags, surely attract the attention of looker. You will find excellent faux fur jackets available in market. These faux fur jackets are available in various colors and number of designs. These faux fur jackets add to your beauty. Faux fur leather jackets and suede leather jackets are common. To know about the exact material used for manufacturing faux leather jackets and suede leather jackets you must understand what this faux fur and suede is. (more…)
Perhaps she first caught your eye dressed in SCA garb, or maybe he looked dashing in his SCA armor. It could be that you were both wearing Renaissance costumes and enjoying a stroll through your local Faire when he captured your heart. Since then, time has passed and you’re ready to tie the knot. If you’re a fan of olden times, perhaps you’re thinking of having a medieval wedding. If so, you’re not alone. More couples than ever are celebrating the beginning of their life together in full Renaissance costumes. And even the guests are getting in on the act, playing their parts and dressing in period garb. If your nuptials will have a medieval flair, you need the proper clothing and accessories. Here are some guidelines to get you started.For HimOne of the most romantic looks for the groom is a cotton lace-up wedding shirt. For extra elegance, look for a shirt with rows of tiny tucks going down the sleeves and below the lace-up front. (more…) Lingerie Costumes.
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. The growing segment of contemporary artists who bravely showcase their displeasure with the current state of affairs using creation as an inspiration for positive social change are turning up in the strangest of places, even the world of fashion. While the fashion industry is often viewed as an institution of pretentiousness, demand is still the driving force behind the successes and failures of it’s resident elite. Just as consumability regularly forces the hand of design, or rather post runway re-design, growing discontentment and the desire to express the need for a higher social conscience is driving the union between revolutionary art and clothing. (more…)
Designer Andrea Katzs tango-inspired fashion collection will be presented Sunday, March 12, 2006 Champagne Fashion Brunch to be held at La Prima Donna restaurant, 163 West 47th Street, in the heart of New York Citys Times Square and famous theater district. Doors open at 12:30 p.m. show starts at 1 p.m. New York-based designer Andrea Katz has blended her quirky contemporary clothing and accessories line with her addiction to tango. The latest AKO (Andrea Katz Objects) line features clothing as architectural objects for the body. Attention to detail draws on the romanticism of the classic dance, designed to move fluidly on the body, yet not the typical tango slit-skirt look. As an artist, Ms. Katz says that she has never joined anything conventional, but tango demands the use of conventions. The dance may require it but what one wears on as well as off the dance floor certainly does not. (more…)
Leather products now days are becoming popular in recent years and so is the case with Mens and Womens Leather Jackets. There are varieties of leather jackets and some of them are biker jackets, outlaw jackets, Army jackets and the Policemen Jackets. There are various designs available in these leather jackets. These Mens and womens Biker Jackets come from various types of material such as buckskin leather, calfskin, suede, goatskin, lizard skin, chamois, ostrich, pigskin and cowhide leather. These Biker Jackets are mainly two types; one of them is with buttons (these buttons vary as per design) and other with zipper, which is commonly used. All these men and women Bikers Jackets are waterproof and at the same time protect from cold. Mens leather Biker Jacket is similar in nature to the Womens Leather Biker Jackets. (more…) Lingerie Dresses.
What do women want? That question has been pondered throughout the ages by philosophers, writers, filmmakers, single and married men alike. And while there are many answers to this eternal riddle, there is a simple truth behind the feminine desire: comfort.In many respects, comfort plays a key role in day-to-day living for women, whether it’s feeling comfortable with a partner, a job, a mattress or a pair of shoes. The same applies to clothing and, just as important, the undergarments that give women their preferred shape and support.Underneath It AllToday’s woman has a number of choices in bras, largely depending on the need for support. For women who require an underwire bra, there is often a complaint of discomfort-as well as the fear that the wire might poke through. Sixty-one percent of women complain about underwire discomfort in their bra. But a new line of intimates is helping to change all that.Bali Intimates’ No Poke Wire collection features an innovative spring-tipped underwire that helps alleviate poke-through, and a cushioning system that gently wraps the wire in soft layers for extra comfort. (more…)
As early as 50,000 years ago, our ancestral Homo sapiens used whatever was in their surroundings to shield themselves from the harsh climate. Anthropologists have unearthed human fossils from the Arctic Circle and saw evidence of mens clothing made of fur and animal skin. In retrospect, in regions where the temperature was much warmer, evidences of mens clothes made primarily, of leaves and grass were discovered. These were used to cover primitive man from the dust and heat. At that time, mens clothing was nothing more that an ingenious invention borne from necessity.As centuries passed though, mens clothing assumed a new significance it became a signature for social status. Emperors and Kings wore ornaments made of gold and rare jewels; nobles wore hats, while peasants adorned themselves with shells and plain-colored garments. Many decades later man found the means to bridge his geographical gap with his neighbors. As a consequence, mens clothing became as diverse as the cultures of this world. (more…)