An Overview of Fashion in the 1970’s

Fashions in the 1970s were far more relaxed than those in the 1960s before, many emerging design showed signs of nostalgia with designers taking influence from previous decades. Laura Ashley was noted as being heavily influenced by Edwardian style dresses and prints. Barbara Hulanicki’s Biba label produced a 20s/30s influenced […]

Getting Into Plus Sized Modeling

In these modern times, modeling is for every shape and size. A need has grown for plus models as society finally recognizes that attractive bodies come in all shapes and sizes. If you are a larger person you can certainly consider being a plus-size model, here are some tips. Ensure […]

The Importance of Following Fashion Trends

If you’re into fashion, you’ll understand why the world celebrates Fashion Week like it was Christmas. You’ll understand why they trip over their own feet trying to get a front-row seat and ogling at the super models who stride down the runway in the latest seasons’ collections by the several […]

Movie Review – Haven (2004)

I rented this DVD because it said on the back that it was made by the “same team” that brought us Crash. Since Crash has been one of my all-time favorites, I thought I would be treated to the same level of intelligence and excellence – not! This is basically […]

Plus Size Prom Dress

Prom night is the most memorable as well as the most looked forward to occasion for any teenager. It is a night of splendor, with people dressed in their elegant best. Prom dresses are given almost as much importance as wedding dresses since it is the last chance to make […]

Sustaining the Holy Spirit – Spiritual Gifts

The word Sustenance is synonymous to Maintenance. Maintenance is the act of upholding, preservation in order to make something to continue to exist; to make something to continue to exist. The Cost and Price of maintaining a possession is always far greater than the Cost of Obtaining it. Maintenance is […]

How To Smarten-Up Your Jeans

A Brief History of Jeans When jeans first entered fashion history, they were worn by less affluent workers as a practical piece of clothing, designed to protect their under clothing whilst also protecting them from the elements. By the 1930s, jeans became popular as a fashion item when they were […]

Advice For Buying Fine Jewelry

A bench jeweler is responsible for repairs on customer jewelry. They have gemological training but are a bit out of date on pricing, etc. First of all, consider the term “chips”. Folks often speak of little diamonds as being chips when in fact most are cut diamonds. Modern production methods […]