Month: October 2019

Platform Sandals

Platform sandals are designed with a mix collection of casual, trendy and formal. The heels are about 3 to 5 inches long. There are several platform sandals varieties that come in medium height. They also come in different fabrics and colors.

One of the most sought after platform sandal is one with a cork soles, wedge style, they are great for spring and summer. They have a more relaxed feel. They are comfortable and lightweight. Casual skirt or dresses could be a stunning match for a platform wedge produced of cork.

There are also the Lucite and plastic heel wedge platforms that are suitable to wear at business events. A business suite or trendy suite can go quite well.

Those with the heel and sole that are made of transparent material, offer elegance and versatility. This style is more for formal wear, so get ready for a night out! You can have fun mixing and matching them with any color of clothing or accessories.

You will also find some varieties made with rubber or wood soles. A good choice could be to match skinny jeans with a great pair of reasonably high wedge platform in fabric or leather.

One fantastic factor about platform sandals is the fact that they’re designed and built to be much more sturdy and long-lasting. They can truly handle any weight size.

Considering the more fashionable decade we are in, the platform sandal is an essential addition to a woman’s closet. Although at a simple glance the platform sandal can prove to be quite intimidating in height, your feet actually feel quite balanced and stable in this shoe. It would be wise to own a pair of these sandals, together with other fashion necessities like black pumps or stilettos.

Shopping these days is just a click-of-button away and you can also get free shipping on most products. Prices offered are generally more competitive online than in physical shops. You can get a much better deal on ladies fashion sandals!

Impact Of Essential Oils On Body

Nearly every essential oil is antiseptic to some degree. Oils such as lemon, tea tree, thyme, eucalyptus, pine, lavender, sandalwood, and eucalyptus are known to have anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, anti-viral and anti-microbial properties. Using these scents on your body can actually boost your health as opposed to causing skin irritation as which may arise when wearing synthetic fragrances.

There are a number of oils that can be used to ease inflammation. Tissue that is red and swollen can cause a lot of pain and discomfort. Oils that have anti-inflammatory action include rose, chamomile, lavender, myrrh, and sandalwood.

The regeneration of cells and the restoration of tissue function can occur if a compound has a cytophylactic property. Certain essential oils are known to have such an ability. For example basil, pine, and rosemary can help restore function to one’s adrenal glands, whereas jasmine, ylang ylang, and cypress can give a boost to the endocrine glands, and chamomile and lavender are believed to help regenerate the skin cells.

There are certain oils that have a sedative effect on the nervous system, ideal when suffering from muscle spasms and associated pain. Plant extracts with such potency include lavender, rose, neroli, ylang ylang, and geranium. These oils can have a far reaching impact even when used sparingly.

Essential oils have been used for thousands of years to help promote health and well being. Though today we have a tendency to rely on modern approaches to treat ailments and sickness, the value of using this natural approach should not be overlooked. The healing power of plant fragrances is very real.

When next buying a perfume, consider opting for an all natural product. Apart from the great smell you can give your health a real boost. Why waste money on chemical scents when there are so many potent and attractive natural fragrance oils that can be used. Research this subject in detail and you will be amazed at the power of these compounds.

Motorcycling Clothing

The absolutely critical thing to consider of motorcycle clothing is its safety. It is no good to be wearing jeans and a t-shirt, or thin jacket while on a motorbike. The harsh truth is that if, although hopefully not, you have an accident, these clothes will not protect you well at all.

Your head is the most important part of you to protect, in case of an accident, therefore a helmet is the most important piece of your equipment. Go to a local equipment shop and try one on, try ten on, try them all on until you find one that fits properly. It should not slip around when your head moves, even when it is unbuckled and should also be comfortable to wear for long periods of time. You can use a spoon to press down the foam a fraction if a helmet is otherwise a perfect fit, but it is important not to compromise in this area. Consider also visors – tinted visors can reduce visibility but will also help reduce glare from the sun. Consider carrying spares in a saddlebag so you can always be wearing the optimum type.

Once this is done, you can consider proper clothing. Looking good is obviously important but seeing as you’re on a motorbike, you’re going to be moving fast and hard to see clearly. Special motorbike leather jackets are tanned for strength and are much thicker than ‘normal’ leather jackets. Riding leathers should also be reasonably snug, because loose clothing can cause rashes or chafing. If the best quality leathers you can find aren’t your favourite colour, never mind – your safety is crucial!

Textile gear is also available but my personal preference is for leather due to the increased levels of protection that it offers.

Boots are quite simple to get fitted properly – after all, I am sure you have bought shoes before and the process is essentially the same. One thing to consider is the weather of the environment you will ride in. Do you need your boots to be warm or breathable or waterproof, etc.?

Ladies Football Jerseys

Ladies don’t have to sacrifice style to show their team spirit on game days with these super stylish fashion jerseys. They are cut to a woman’s size and some feature mesh cap sleeves, and rhinestone accents on the v-neck. Women’s jerseys from Reebok have a slimmer, shorter, tighter fit that hits just below the waistline. NFL Shop customer feedback suggests that you should select a size larger than normal when purchasing these jerseys. There are different levels of quality when selecting a football jersey. The “replica” model is made of breathable, quick-drying polyester and is designed with the player’s number screen-printed on the chest and logo on the shoulders. The player’s name is screen-printed on a sewn down nameplate at the upper back, with his number screen-printed in the center.

Many people prefer a step up in quality and order the premier jersey, also referred to as sewn or stitched. In basketball, this is also called a “Swingman”. These premier womens player jerseys are designed to look and feel like an authentic jersey, but at a much better price. All numbers on front, back, and shoulders are sewn on, as is the name on the back.

The jersey that the players wear is referred to as an “authentic” jersey. This jersey features sewn on tackle twill numbers, true sewn on namplate, embroidered logos, and the build of a tough NFL jersey. This is the best women’s NFL jersey you can get. These are sized for tight fit, so for comfort one should order one size up. There is another style of women’s jersey, the “Alloy” model. Black dazzle fabric and silver/gold detailing makes it bold yet feminine. It is also sized for fitted wear – for loose fit order one size larger.

Types of Swimsuit Fabrics

Dupont Lycra

It is a synthetic elastic fiber that possesses the best elastic ability. Its elastic ability is so superior that it can be lengthened to 4 to 6 times its previous length. It can be blended with every type of fiber to make the fabric drooping and ant-wrinkle. Some Dupont Lycra contains the chlorine-resistant compositions, which make the swimsuit serve longer than other types of swimsuit.

Nylon

It is the common material made by blending nylon filament or short fiber with other types of fibers, so it has the advantages and features of every type of the blending fibers. Take mixed gabardine, for instance. It is made from 15% nylon and 85% viscose. It is sound and tough that is hardwearing. However, its elastic ability is bad, and it is easy to wrinkle. Its quality is not as good as Lycra, so it is cheaper. Now the common nylon products sold on the market are nylon6 and nylon66.

Terylene

It is the most common chemical fiber used in our daily lives. It performs very well to resist wrinkle, and it can withstand every type of chemical substance. Neither acidic compounds nor alkaline substances can ruin it easily. What’s more, it won’t be damaged by worms or mould.

However, it has bad moisture absorption; therefore, if people wear the clothes made from it, they will feel stuffy. What’s more, it is apt to get electrostatic and stain with dust, but it is easy to dry after washing and it won’t be out of shape easily.

About Hosiery

It all started years ago. As reported by Hosiery Technology Center a very first pair of hosiery was discovered about 400-500 A.D. in a tomb in Egypt. It was a couple of red-colored knitted socks. This shows us that since centuries people have been using hosiery for decorative purposes.

In the Renaissance phase a first pair of stockings or leggings was introduced by Barbarians from the North. They were created from animal’s skin held up at the waist by a leather belt or girdle. The barbarians were using leg wear to keep up warmth throughout the cooler periods rather than to beautify their legs.

In 1477 Swiss gained a victory over the Duke of Burgundy. After the battle soldiers fixed their own uniforms with stripes of banners and tents. This inspired German-Swiss nation to make a hose which was purposely cut to reveal contrasting materials beneath, apparently for decorative purposes.

In 1589 English churchman Reverend William Lee created the world’s first knitting machine. He began to make hosiery out of wool, silk and cotton.

For hundreds of years hosiery has been used by both genders and produced from wool to keep warmth, but in the 20th Century hosiery began to be promoted solely for women and not only to keep up temperature. The wool was replaced by cotton and around 1940 by nylon.

Nylon started to be extremely popular in 1942. When the nylon stockings went on sale for the very first time in New York over 72,000 were sold in the first day! It was so popular that US army collected worn out nylon stockings from women and produced parachutes from them for military fliers. Due to popularity of nylon, “nylons” became a term determinative all pantyhose products manufactured in forties.

In 1958 DuPont company created something that has changed hosiery (and not only) world forever – LYCRA®. From the mid 80s, over fifty percent of all women’s hosiery and underwear relied on LYCRA® fiber for a close, comfortable fit.

In the present world hosiery is an element of lifestyle of each woman. Socks, leggings, tights are used to help us keep temperature but also to add some sex appeal to our look. Especially stockings, patterned tights or leggings became a part of a look, and definitely they add that certain something to the modern lady look.

T-shirt Fun

Colored/Patterned Jeans

Colored and patterned jeans are really popular this season. Paring a really cool t-shirt with patterned jeans (for my more daring ladies) look really cool and edgy. Colored jeans can easily complement a sweet vintage tee, and give a nice pop of summer color. Like skirts, with your rocking printed pants or bright fun jeans, it takes very little effort to transition from day time casual, to going out, by simply adding a few accessories.

Rompers

Okay, so this may be a little different for some people. I actually tried this idea last summer and it worked out pretty well. First off, Rompers are great because its an outfit rolled into one. Then, adding your favorite tee over it is a really cute, quick, and comfy look. This goes really well with t-shirts that are a bit off the shoulder, and really cool with a cropped tee, or a tee that has the back cut out.

Skirts

Probably one of my favorite things to pair with t-shirts, skirts are super versatile! They come in all different patterns, colors, and silhouettes. I chose A-line (above,left) and Fitted (above,right) because these styles of skirt are flattering on all body types. The awesome thing about pairing a cool tee with a t-shirt is that its super easy to look dressed up or casual, simply by changing your shoes, or adding a blazer.

Bridal Sarees

The origin of the saree

Sarees have been an embodiment of the Indian culture and tradition. The Indian markets are swamped with a diversity of bridal assortments. These assortments comprise millions of designer clothing in the form of bridal wear. The bridal wear is obtainable in a variety of colors and elaborate designs. In India, brides frequently embellish red or pink colored bridal saris on their ceremony. This is a customary practice, which has been observed consistently by various generations. Nevertheless, bridal sarees can come in diverse alluring colors, for instance, yellow, lavender, blue, orange, etc. The majority of the people love to show off stylish sarees on wedding parties and other societal gatherings. Trendy bridal sarees and footwear have turned out to be the in things. The exclusive sarees are enhanced with convoluted embroidery work, mirror work, rich zaris, etc. These bequeath a delicate look to the wearer.

The different types of sarees

In India, people love to dress in silk saris, which are as well obtainable in a broad diversity of selections. A wedding ritual regularly witnesses people parading gorgeous silk sarees of diverse colors. Nearly all the bridal sarees are made of silk. The Kanchipuram and Banarasi silk saree crown the listing of the preferred sarees of Indian women. The Mysore silk saree, which has stunning and valiant prints, appears superb. The brides of the Marwari community put on the Kashmiri silk saree, which is well liked for its stylishness and conspicuous embroidery. Sarees are wrapped in an exclusive and special way in South India. The sarees are stretched by 9 yards, and their bridal assortments comprise red and yellow decorated silk sarees. In other parts, the customary saree contains the affluent Kasavu saree, which is a cream-decorated saree with a blond zari work.

Determinant of price for the sarees

Varying from cotton to georgettes and crape, sarees are available in massive selections. The costs of the nuptial sarees differ in accordance with their fabric and designs. The silk sarees from the south are recognized to be the priciest sarees since these sarees are made of pure gold. In the past, marriage ceremony sarees contained heavy designs and embroideries, which made it rather a job for the brides to put on; however, they have turned out to be softer and lighter. The sophistication of a bridal saree is represented on the ‘Pallu’, which is wrapped above the shoulder. These days, bridal sarees can be purchased online as well.

Buying Aviator Sunglasses

Start by knowing the amount of money you want to spend on the sunglasses. Depending on the manufacturer and retail store from which you buy your sunglasses, they can cost you differently. Therefore, have a budget before going to the market.

Do your research first. Different manufacturers will have different features in their sunglasses. They will have different styling, size and color. It is also important to know the manufacturer or retailer that is known for quality products. To get the best deal in your shopping, it is important that you start by doing some research.

Decide the style, size and color of the frames that you want. Style of the sunglasses you purchase depends on what you prefer. Same case will apply on the color. These sunglasses have frames designed differently. They range from small, medium to large in terms of size. The choice of the size also depends on size of the wearer’s head. Therefore, make sure that you know the size of your head or that of the person you are buying for. If you want to buy these sunglasses online, fit yourself first to determine the ones that suit you.

You also need to consider the brand. Manufacturers will always put their names on the sunglasses. This is their brand identity. Therefore, find out which brand has the best quality sunglasses. A brand name may be written on the frame. It can also be found outside the frame or even inside. Consider this when buying aviator sunglasses for men. Nevertheless, there are also replica sunglasses for men in the current market. Although they may have similar looks with original glasses, they may lack some features. Therefore, be keen when buying your sunglasses.

If you are buying for somebody else and you are not certain of their face size, choose medium-size sunglasses. Avoid too large or too small sunglasses if you are not sure about head measurements of the person you are buying for.

It is also important to purchase a brand that does not produce a glare. It should also be able to protect the wearer against UVA and UVB damages. Nevertheless, they should be able to serve this purpose and still retain the uniqueness of aviator sunglasses.

Fitting yourself before you go shopping is also very important to determine the appropriate style for you. A good style will match your fashion giving you the unique and stylish look.

Whether you are buying aviator sunglasses for men for yourself or as a present, knowing more about the wearer is very important. This is because for the sunglasses to fit the wearer, they have to be of the right size. Color and other features also have to impress the wearer to appreciate your present.

Role of Clothing

Clothing is believed to have originated from our ancestors in the past using fur, leaves or leather to cover them up. These materials were tied or wrapped around body parts they wished to cover. This marked the beginning of clothing as we know it now. Over the years, clothing has undergone several changes and the final product is what you are wearing now. The exact date as to when our ancestors started dressing themselves up is being debated until today as clothing made of fur and leather normally deteriorate very quickly. Imagine if clothing had not been discovered and you had to be bare body in the cold winter, totally impossible right?!

Clothing has several functions with the primary being covering our body and protecting us against cold or hot weathers. In cold regions, several layers of clothing are used to keep warm. In warm regions, clothing protects us against sunburns. Many countries today also have laws against indecent exposure to public which basically means not covering yourself up with clothing in public. Clothing today fulfills the role of social decency as if a person properly covered with clothes in public would portray decency. It is considered rude in most societies to indecently expose oneself, therefore the need for clothing. Clothing can also serve social aspects today. A group or clan of people may choose to dress in a similar way. With many fashion trends coming up every other day around the world, many people try their best to keep up with them. Social media has propelled fashion trends as people can discuss latest trends and get reviews about what’s cool and what’s not. In the olden days different classes of people are dressed in dissimilar ways. A kind would not be dressed in the same clothes as a soldier. Although kings these days don’t dress like kings in the past, clothing today still plays a role in the different social classes of people. An office worker would dress differently from a waiter. The rich and trendy would not wear the same clothes as a beggar. Although clothes tend to separate people into different classes, there is nothing one can do about it, as the rich would be willing to spend more on what they wear unlike the beggar.

Clothing for different occasions also varies. One might wear formal attire to a wedding but when at a beach party, casual attire would be more comfortable. Uniforms used by some organizations try to eliminate any inequalities that might occur amongst the people there. For example, schools have rules for students to wear the same uniform. This is an attempt by the school to create a unique identity for the students as well as eliminate inequalities. Clothing today has come a long way from the time it was discovered. It is an essential part to living as we would not feel comfortable if we are exposed in an indecent manner.