A Fresh Look in the New Year

The New Year is a milestone in everyone’s life, one year gone by another one beginning. This is a time for introspection and reflection, a pause from the rapid pace of daily life, to take stock of where we are and where we want to be. Often life falls into a rut, so January is a reminder to bring about a new freshness in our lives. Hence, New Year resolutions are made with enthusiasm and zest, to bring a new perspective, energy and change into life.

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Winter Chills in the Wardrobe

Thanksgiving heralds the coming of Christmas. Already there are visions of holly, mistletoe, delectable treats and Santa. There is a change in the weather and chilly temperatures announce that it is time to put away one’s summer wear and revamp the winter wardrobe.

This time of the year can be very severe and it is heartening that bespoke designers and manufacturers rise to the challenge and create their unique masterpieces for the benefit of the consumers, so that their comfort and appearance can be maintained. Winter wear need not be boring as creative styling can come up with the look best suited for the customer.

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Technology Suits: The Wearable Technology

Modern technology is a giant roller coaster which is on a major swing and has taken over our lives completely for a ride into an amazing world. There is no aspect of our life which is untouched by technology be it education, health, communication, commerce, travel, entertainment…. the list is endless.

One of the latest breakthroughs is smart clothing. To the layman this may sound as if it is out of a science fiction movie, but it is rapidly becoming a reality.Till the recent past, the most ambitious visualisation would be something from a Hollywood movie of a special wrist watch which doubles as a lethal weapon or a mobile with a destructive core. Now, there are such exciting inventions that are beyond anything that can be imagined in our wildest dreams.

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The King's Crown and the Gentleman's Wardrobe

What can be common between a King’s crown and a gentleman’s wardrobe?
These two are worlds apart with seemingly nothing in common.
The crown for the king is a representation of regal office, power and authority. No monarch is complete without his crown, which is of immense importance in terms of value and significance.

 

For the gentleman, his wardrobe fulfils the function of a crown. He derives his powerful appearance, authority and confidence from his wardrobe.A good wardrobe, with well-fitting and quality clothes, represents his outer appearance and brings a distinct sophisticated aura to the owner. There is a sense of confidence and assurance when the person knows he is well dressed. The wardrobe equips the gentleman externally to take up the highest positions in life by presenting a faultless exterior.

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Formal, Yet Elegant-The Dress Shirt

Men have been wearing shirts probably since the beginning of time, so why should a piece be written on the dress shirt?
This is because whenever we step out, our appearance represents us in non-verbal communication. At first glance, others form a subconscious opinion and we should be careful what that impression is. If the jacket is not worn, then it is the shirt that is speaking for us and without our realising it, our inner self and personality is revealed to the onlooker.

There can be no doubt about the fact that shirt are an indispensable component of an ensemble, unlike jackets or suits which are optional. This is regardless of season or occasion. The only article of clothing which can take the place of a shirt is a T-shirt or some item of ethnic clothing.

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