Teaching underclass kids which fork to use
What shoes do you wear with those pants? Huh? And… what’s an “accessory”? What’s wrong with wearing my Casio sports watch to an interview? Oh, I need to get a nice watch ... but management? Bitch, please. I wish there were community programs ...
IsiShweshwe: cut from a different cloth
Cape Town - IsiShweshwe is synonymous with traditional African clothing. But what many don’t know is that this ethnic ... cultural practices – a fully-dressed makoti (new bride), designer fashion garments (corsets and ball gown), daily wear, and ...
7 Things to See and Do During Shanghai Film Fest
There is an up-and-coming group of Chinese designers crafting and selling innovative hand-made clothing and accessories from ... Style names reflect the playful mood of the brand: Mandarin Duck, Green Tea, Calligraphy, Good Morning, Plum Flower and Propaganda.
The Directory: Up to More Mischief in Dubai
Now that the global fashion industry has finally given menswear its due, with the market growing nearly double the pace of womenswear last year, according to consulting firm Bain & Co, what were those in the industry doing to survive 26 years ago?
London: the original menswear capital
Sir Godfrey Kneller's portraits of members of London's Kit-cat club show how the formalities of court dress were being rejected by an increasingly powerful political ... lining, buttons and embroidery freely available from wholesalers nearby.