Earrings in the history of fashion

Earrings in the history of fashion

Earrings tell something about you In many cultures, earrings indicated tribal identity, rank, marital status and prosperty of their wearer. At one time, they may have served as amulets believed to have medical or protective powers. Independent of their original purpose, they are decorative jewelry since eons. And yes, they were worn every day. Jewelry [...]

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The history of black and white in fashion

The history of black and white in fashion

Black and white is a fool proof classic Yes, black and white (BW) can be very elegant, very interesting, very boring, casual as well as anything inbetween. One would think wearing this combination is a nobrainer because it's a classic. But exactly that makes it so tricky to not look like wearing a cooky-cutter outfit. [...]

See how environment-friendly fashion may be (or not)

See how environment-friendly fashion may be (or not)

The new trend to improve fashion sales Recently, merchands jumped onto the bandwagon of society's increasing environmental consciousness to drive sales. Recyling was the first big trend. The gowns graduates rent for commencement have been made from recycled plasitc bottles. H&M has collected old cashmere and wool sweaters that have been recycled into new sweaters. [...]