Fashion Models and Use of Handbags

Today, in the world of fashion, new trends are represented not only by designs in clothes but also by the jewellery and other accessories that go with it. Handbag has become one of the major fashion accessories in today’s fashion industry and come in different models. Costly and trendier bags are used by fashion conscious ladies and the girls in their teens to complete today’s fashion statements or beauty concepts. These fashionable hand bags match brilliantly with dresses for every occasion; formal as well as casual. Fashion bags meant for ladies are available in countless styles and designs. These designer bags have got the potential to suit the distinct tastes of different kinds of buyers.

The range of high fashion handbags starts from bright coloured casual bags to bags that are very much suitable when going on holidays. Also available are the really fantastic and multi-pocket shoulder bags that come in gorgeous designs and shades. Every fashion bag is created by connecting matching materials including metal latches, padlocks and chain straps to give it a unique look. Different types of fashion handbags include beach bags, sports bags and shopping bags. Other types come as tote bags, travel bags, jewellery bags and drawstring bags in addition to shoulder bags and evening bags. All these bags project a great deal of variety in design, size and colour.

Most of these designs in fashion bags are created drawing inspiration from modern as well as traditional cultures using a combination of art and laceworks. Embroidery work and beaded work also go into the designing part of these bags. Bags in different models are also made available with handcraft works, mirror works and sequin works. These works are carried out in order to add more elegance to the fashion handbags. Some of these fashion accessories are crafted with rich colours and incorporate elegant patterns in an incredible way. The hand bags are mainly prepared making use of silk, jute, cotton cloth and canvas. Some well known brands and manufacturers create models and make customized hand bags to match the different specifications and prerequisites of their valuable buyers. Bags are also made using other fabrics such as nylon, plastic and denim. Leather bags, polyester bags and vinyl bags also have many takers in the market.

Handbags are functional creations that exude elegance. Designer handbags are in demand among people belonging to all ages and people of both the sexes. The various designs and hip styles in bags churned out by designers suit all tastes and styles. Buyers can select exclusively crafted handbags by looking at the style, uniqueness and quality these handbags deliver. Diaper bags are bought mainly due to their functional utility. Since it can be used to carry each and every item needed for a baby and is rightly called the ‘all-purpose baby bag’. Different varieties of embellishments can be seen in evening bags as well. These embellishments comprise feathers, bike straps, decorative brooches and shoulder chain straps. In short, designer shoulder bags are …

Career in Fashion Design Part – 1

If you can read colors, feel textures, notice blends and believe that you can create the look – fashion designing is a good option.

Fashion designers are trendsetters, but even they have to take an entrance exam and need to study. If you think shoes, belts and hats are style statements and speak louder and more eloquently than the design itself, complement the cut and contribute meaningfully towards an ensemble, another option could be accessory / Jewellery design.

Another option could also be fashion merchandising – lending your talent to the production process that is an essential part of the fashion industry. Merchandising is a specialized management function within the fashion industry. Fashion Merchandisers are responsible for selection of materials, liasoning with the production team and meeting market requirements. The job demands knowledge of fashion trends, textures, materials and colors on one hand and understanding of market demand and the production processes on the other.

(A)The Prospects

Opportunities for jobs exist in the following sectors:

  1. 1.)      Export houses dealing with garment/textile/handloom exports
  2. 2.)      Retail and wholesale garment businesses in men’s/women’s/children clothing in sportswear/casual wear, etc.
  3. 3.)      Haute Couture
  4. 4.)      Government/Semi government-handloom/textile manufacturers
  5. 5.)      Fashion show organizers/Fashion publishers
  6. 6.)      TV/Film fashion program producers/compeers/costume designers, etc.
  7. 7.)      With Film production units
  8. 8.)      Teaching design

(B) The Job

Fashion Design

  1. 1.)      Exploration and research
  2. 2.)      Sketching the original idea on paper
  3. 3.)      Shaping the pattern pieces which make the garment
  4. 4.)      The pieces are then drawn in actual size on paper and cut out on a rough material, stitched together and fitted on a model.
  5. 5.)      Modifications in the pattern pieces or other features of the mock garment are made and thus the design is completed
  6. 6.)      Garments are then made in the final fabric
  7. 7.)      Junior designers: Junior designers generally do the first pattern cutting. They assemble the first samples with fabrics they have selected from the market.

Fashion Merchandising

  1. 1.)      A merchandiser is primarily a coordinator.
  2. 2.)      Merchandisers study buying trends and the buyer’s needs
  3. 3.)      They collect specifications from the buyers and coordinate with fashion designers to develop a product which is market specific.

Accessory Designers

  1. 1.)      Accessory designers are trained as stylists for men’s, ladies or children’s accessories
  2. 2.)      They specialise in leather designing /jewellery designing etc.
  3. 3.)      After carrying out a detailed research about the accessory they are required to work on, designers create new and attractive designs for their clients
  4. 4.)      In the traditional, studio–based design sector, crafts people work to prepare each article individually
  5. 5.)      Work is sold through local outlets, at tourist destinations, emporia and through craft melas.

Jewellery Design

  1. 1.)      Jewellery designers create new designs for gold, silver and precious metal jewellery
  2. 2.)      Large exporters employ designers or select designs from eminent freelancer
  3. 3.)      Gemologists are experts in assessing the quality, value and use of gems for jewellery. They are experts in grading, sorting and setting of gems in various metals.

(C)  Personality Traits

  1. 1.)      Artistic, Creative and imaginative
  2. 2.)      Know-how of textiles
  3. 3.)     

The Industry of Fashion & Designer Inspired Jewelry

The industry of fashion & costume jewelry has been growing since past few years & is totally in style now. It includes a wide range of products & you can to choose from rings, bracelets, necklaces, pendants and earrings. There are impressive combinations found in fashion jewelry which are simply incredible to look at. You can find lots of imitated fashion accessory stores which are there online.

The only point to keep in mind while purchasing online jewelry is that you must ensure that you’re buying from a trustworthy seller. You should find good reputable sellers, having good reputation & who are providing good quality jewelry at best reasonable prices also providing a good reliability without cheating the customers. Sometimes, you can also find good suppliers who are also manufactures who also make custom jewelry designs in fashion jewelry.

Fashion jewelry can be used as a means of expression of some special emotions & is a perfect way to reward yourself for all the hard work you done and to feel proud about your accomplishments in life.
The industry of wholesale Indian imitation jewelry has traveled a long way since past few years and today it can offer some incredible works of art to many customers. No doubt, the fashion world is driven by constant changes and that same thing happens in the jewelry business also.

You can find new trends and designs which appear every day and designers have to be really creative with their ideas. The beauty of fashion & costume jewelry is now preferred by a lot of women. Imitation Jewelry have become extremely popular over these years in fashion world of the women, stylish designs in jewelry making them look sexy.

Women desire to own a collection of designs in fashion jewelry, hence its demand have never decreased but has been increasing since the time being. People with unique personality are the lovers of imitation jewelry as it compliments their personality in a distinct way.

Jewelry being the most lovable among all accessories is one of the best accessories that one can wear with any outfit. If a person wearing a dull outfit, wears a good matching jewelry to it, it can make the person look as the best dressed in the whole party. Jewelry is universal and is very popular among all cultures. There is a wide variety of imitation jewelry found in the market today, with various designs & color stone used.

There are different types of jewelry such as the bead, glass, Korean, Victorian, fashion-imitation, handmade, silver, and gold, diamonds, gemstone, CZ, ethnic jewelry and much more. Buying jewelry can be fun, exciting yet confusing. You can buy jewelry at affordable prices by the wholesaler who supply them. Wholesalers of Fashion Imitation Jewelry in India Delhi

There are many ways how you can maximize your jewelry without spending much on it, by resizing your ring, whether it is in gold silver or even metal, bracelets can be versatile, if you have a longer …

Fashion and Style

Did you know that all the outdated clothes that you have hanging in your closet can age you in a really bad way!

You should always upgrade your personal style transformation such as a makeover. The one good test of clothing is to see how your outfits can hold up in bad weather. When and where can you do casual, whether at work or for just going out partying. Matchy-Matchy doesn’t always work in the fashion world because sometimes you have to mix and match your outfits along with a little color. With the rules of wearing white after labor day doesn’t really apply anymore. In fashion, you’ll need to take certain risks without being afraid to strut your stuff in those outfits that you own. When doing make-up and outfits. You should wear less make-up. Sometimes wearing only lip-gloss is best for your look because it’s not too gordy and less is more. As far as the outfits go, don’t use too much color and do pair off some of the colorful outfits with a neutral blend because some colors end up washing you out and the hottest ultimate trends should be tested with bad weather to see if those outfits will last. If your outfit falls apart, it means that you’re wearing a cheap outfit. When you wear cheap clothing such as a polyester blend and not the good material, you’re only asking for your outfit to fall apart in about a month or two and not to mention the effect that it gives to our figures. Do you ever take off an outfit and you get a shock? especially when wearing polyester pants which gives off that velcro effect such as static cling when you rub the material together.
In fashion and style: You’ll need a good handbag, a clutch, and an overnight/weekender bag. Your sense of fashion doesn’t have to be predictable because that only goes for bad weather and not fashion.

Always remember:
Cheap material is not in. You’ll need to invest in better clothing and accessories that will last you for years at a time. When you’re looking for the right jacket. Always buy coats such as pea coats, leather, and parkas. With pea coats, you’d want to buy a double breasted pea coat which will last you for years at a time because it keeps you warm and stylish, You can’t go wrong there! Make sure you get the right leather brand such as a leather blazer made of lambskin. No colorful leather at all and if you do color, make sure it’s brown or black.

Newsflash: Colorful leathers are no longer in. Shoes! A must have One can’t get enough. Most men say well, how many shoes does one woman need? Will the men ever understand the logic behind all of that? No, not at all, because what they don’t understand is that shoes are meant to be loved and in order to remain fabulous, one must feel and look fabulous in …

Top trends in fashion jewelry – 2010

With the economic revival picking momentum, women can now splurge in shopping for jewelry. Now, with jewelry, one must also think of the fashionable pieces of jewelry at prices within reach. It is now that the world (of women!!) is taking notice of fashion jewelry. The fashion jewelry range, which had been in the shadows for many years, has been in the limelight in the recent years.

 Artificial jewelry has an astounding range of colors, designs, and varieties in materials that go in to the making of unique pieces of jewelry. The trends this year lean more on the bigger and bolder styles, lot of color, and use of metals. Celebrities are launching their own fashion jewelry line looking at the fantastic potential through fabulous jewelry pieces like necklaces, bracelets, bangles and earrings. Just recently Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie, Iman and Alicia Keys to name a few, launched their jewelry line.

 Big and Bold Necklaces

 This year necklaces that look bigger, are better!!

Big & Bold Necklaces

* Chunky, with many colors is the current trend.
* Chains and pearls are mixed to create cool and stylish layered necklace designs.
* Mixture is the style that most designers predict.

The use of metals, beads, charms, crystals, stones and metals in a layered fashion are huge this season.

Eco Bracelets and Bangles

Eco friendly braceletEco bangles

 * Bracelets that have a more natural look with the use of beads; wood or coconut shells are predicted to be hot this year.
* Brass bracelets with a hammered or coiled look will also be in vogue.
* Thin wired bangles are great for summer and thicker styles for winter would make you a trend-setter.
* For evening wear, a bracelet with a single large flower or a single large gemstone will be your best accessory. Neutral tones are a good choice.

Chandelier Style Earrings

Chandelier style earrings

Earrings will be one of the best accessories in 2010.
* Chandelier and dangle styles dominate this year.
* Neutral colors with crystals will accentuate your style statement this Fall.

It can be a great accessory to an evening gown as well as a simple t-shirt and jeans with heels.

Make sure that you wear only one piece of bold jewelry at a time for a great style. Since statement jewelry is going to be the main focus this year, it pays (with a lot of compliments) to invest in a few good pieces. Other than neutral tones, it is the fiery colors like yellow, orange, and red that slowly snaking their way to becoming very popular. Add a little sparkle to your collection by having a few crystal or stone accessories. Artificial jewelry is a great way to enhance your wardrobe and be ahead of the latest fashion trends.…

Men’s Jewelry Is Hot!

When we talk about jewelry, usually in reference to women, who wear more jewelry, buy jewelry for themselves more and more gems like receiving gifts. However, there has been a marked growth in the market for Men’s Jewelry in the afternoon. In fact, a 2004 survey by an industry group of jewelry found 62 percent of women thought men attractive or sexy jewelry, 40 percent said men should wear more jewelry – more than wedding rings.

Asked why men should wear more jewelry, more than half the women who requested a sign of confidence and the success or the man worried about his appearance. Almost a third said jewelry only looks good against your skin. Obviously, men’s bling-bling is cool, and men’s jewelry this guide includes basic information about the options available, so you can add just the right Bling to your wardrobe fashion.

What You Need to Know

The first rule for a man of jewelry is no exaggeration. ” Perhaps Mr. T. enough you can use gold chains and earrings to finance a small country, but pity the fool who tries to match the fashion brand statement T!

Among precious metals, gold and silver jewelry remains the most popular, but is rapidly gaining industrial metals and platinum – stainless steel, titanium and tungsten – have debuted with rave reviews. When surveyed about what was attractive male jewelry, watches score higher marks. Necklaces, rings and tied for second and third, cufflinks and bracelets were almost even. Earrings and body jewelry completed the top vote-Getters.

Rings

Men’s rings declaring a man’s personality and its growing success. Men may have no simple, pure bands fanciest designer rings. For those with a budget, a modest set cubic zirconia ring silver or gold ring tone for a great start, which can easily be traded until sparkling diamond rings or rings gemstone below. You can also choose the traditional (precious metals) or you can jump into something modern (industrial metals), which, by their durability, have become symbols of strength and energy.

When the wedding bells ring, the bride all the world knows almost all the attention, but why should she get all the ice? Grooms’ rings can be a simple band of diamonds with an accent, or a big, strong diamond ring sparkling with cloves. Love (and marriage) should last forever, so this is definitely the time for it to be for the wedding band you really want without worrying about the price. Sales and big discounts are always available, only to be found.

Necklaces or chains

Men Necklaces (more often referred to as neck chains, or chains) generally range from 18 to 24 inches in length. This is sufficient to prevent snoring necks, but not so much that the string extends below the sternum, where many women drop necklaces. Properly, a chain or collar ties or fabric decorations without cables attached. Things that hang from the chain are “hanging” or “medallions.” In general, the pendants are sold in chains, but not always. All …

Enjoyable And Fashionable Ladies Golf Club Covers

With women now penetrating the golfing world, fashion as well as sporting manufacturers has been ablaze in trying to find a way to attract women to buy there products. Nike, Addidas, and many more have launched colorful lines of clothing and golf accessories to please their female customers.

With all the accessories out there, perhaps the most difficult to design are ladies gold club covers. But there are thousands and hundreds of ladies golf club covers. You can pick from any design you want online or you can make one. Surely you want to protect those precious golf club sets of yours. You can do that and still maintain your sense of style, fashion and even playfulness.

Ladies Golf Club Covers Online

There are fun and playful ladies golf club covers online. Internet sites such as Hundreds of Ladies Golf Club Covers For fun, offers a variety of designs. They have designs like Winnie the pooh, crocheted flowers, stuffed animals. The possibility is really endless.

If you’re the conservative type there are designs that play on color but are not too fru fru and you can find them on bella.com. There designs are really pretty, but they emulate the regular golf club cover while giving it a twist by using different types of materials and cloth.

Make Them

To further accentuate your style you can always make your own ladies golf club cover. All you need is patience a sense of creativity, imagination and style. Of course you need the materials too, so here are the basics. For one ladies golf club cover, you will need about half a meter of cloth, in any design or color that suits you. Needles, thread, garters, zipper, measuring tape for measuring the dimension of your golf club, and if you have a mini sewing machine the better.

First thing you must do to make a ladies golf club cover, is to measure the dimensions of your golf club. Measure the Head, the shaft up to where you want your ladies golf club cover’s neck will be. If you want fitted ladies golf club head cover measure the head like your measuring your vital statistics.

Put your measuring tape at the widest part of the golf club head, then the top part, then near the neck. After listing down the dimensions of your golf club, envision how you would like your ladies golf club cover to look like. Using the dimensions and measurement you’ve draw a pattern on a card board using a pencil.

Cut out the patterns and put it on top of the cloth. Trace the patterns on the cloth and cut them. Mark the patterns with numbers so you don’t get confused. Then sew them on together. Sew from the inside then turn the ladies golf club cover inside out. Voila you have your own home made ladies golf club cover.…

Never Go Out of Style with Aviator Sunglasses

Aviator sunglasses have been around for decades, and they continue to become more fashionable than ever! A pair of aviators is a must in your eyewear collection!

With all the kinds and styles of sunglasses, one style has remained popular throughout the decades – aviator sunglasses. Although it was first developed by Ray-Ban way back seven decades ago, it has never run out of style and is considered a fashion staple. You surely know what aviators are – those teardrop-shaped, dark, oftentimes reflective lenses with sizes twice or thrice that of the normal eye socket, and the metal frames with either wire templates or paddles.

Touching a bit of history, the popularity of aviator sunglasses started way back when military and naval pilots realized that protection from the sun and glare through sunglasses is helpful during their missions. The popularity skyrocketed even more during the 1960’s as celebrities started wearing aviators. This reached a peak when celebrities like Tom Cruise and Val Kilmer sported this eyewear in blockbuster films like Top Gun.

Through the decades, aviators have been adopted by various designer eyewear brands. There are a wide range of choices available today for aviator sunglasses. Do not be surprised that this eyewear still has that teardrop-shaped Ray-Ban look, since it is what remains unique to this type of sunglasses.

There is definitely something about the style of aviator sunglasses that make it persist through the decades. Anyone who wears them as a fashion accessory will easily establish his or her presence. Yes, this means that aviator eyewear is unisex – for all men and women who would like to make their own fashion statement.

The impact that aviator sunglasses creates is quite powerful. Just one look of a pilot, a police officer or a navy officer in aviators, and you know how aviators exude power that no other piece of eyewear can. The same impact can be felt for a man wearing aviators in khaki slacks and leather jacket, or a woman wearing aviators in tailored trench coat and scarf around the neck. With fashion statements like these, you will surely draw the attention of anyone in a room, even by the sidewalk. What makes them even better is that they never seem to run out of style. Coupled with the right clothes, you can carry them with style in the years to come.…

Jewelry Trends This Summer

Smart choice of fashion jewelry can make you distinctly stand out from the crowd. It is a precious asset that glorifies the overall personality of women and reflects the masculine instincts of men.

White jewelry, nowadays, is more like an “in thing”. But everybody can not afford to wear platinum or white gold, so, sterling silver jewelry is gaining much popularity due to its original whitish appeal similar to the costly metals. Mixed and matched with different stones, sterling silver jewelry has created vibes in latest jewelry scene.

Stones and stone studded jewelry has always been a foremost choice of many people since ages. Organic stone to a semi precious stone, every gem stone is finding its place in the production of the diamond jewelry items. One stone piece jewelry has some how obtained a classic look. But the recent trend is to mix and match a whole array of different colored gemstones on a single piece of jewelry and make a statement of your own.

Ring is a piece of jewelry that is favored by both men and women, for its artistic value as well as its symbolic meaning. Diamond rings can be very fashionable yet give that very elite and sophisticated look to you. As far as earrings are concerned, diamond hoop earrings and studded ones are the most adored styles and can go with any dress you wear.

Long necklaces with plunging pendants have revolutionized the traditional necklace styles. This style of necklace is gaining popularity because it adds to the stunning look of yours coupled with a trendy attire. It also has an advantage to be worn with your formal dressing and looks very classy.

So what are you waiting for? Just log on any good jewelry store and start collecting your favorite jewelry this season. Look good, feel good! … 🙂…

New Fashion Trend Ideas

Nowadays fashion trends are everywhere. There are changes in fashion day by day. Even we also find fashionable clothes for ourselves. To be stylish and to make a career in fashion modeling world is very much different. A career in glamour world is very impressive.

We see lots of fashion shows and we would think that whether it really matters. Designers used to design their clothes and that is presented by the female model or male model. Models use this in ramp shows. Young model take good care of their bodies those who present lingerie or swimsuit collections. And they know what it takes to be attractive. Modeling is rewarding and it can bring fame and fortune to your life.

So many advertisements appear in newspapers for a promising modeling career. But it’s important to find a reliable one and does not offer fake promises. It doesn’t happen overnight but it can take some time before attracting the attention of industry people. Internet is the best place to create an online modeling portfolio. There are so many sites available where you can put your portfolios. You will be really surprised to see that how easy it is.

If you want to really make your dream come true then you should not sit idle and get started. You should have a very attractive look and qualities what the models possess in a modeling career. Everyone would have noticed that <a rel=”nofollow” onclick=”javascript:ga(‘send’, ‘pageview’, ‘/outgoing/article_exit_link/997250’);” href=”http://www.modelcruz.com/modeling/fashion-modeling.html” target=”_blank”>fashion models </a>are tall and thin, impressing on the podium with their long legs and a very attractive look. They add something different to each outfit.

Make contacts with different photographers, modeling agencies, other top models and other professionals who work in the same industry. First preference can be given to internet, because you find many super models. You can discover various jobs posted especially for models and the right people can be found to work with which includes specialized modeling photographers who will assist to build your portfolio. What look best suits you should be clear by you.

If you are serious about your career in modeling, then good looks are the main reason for it. Runway modeling is somewhat which is very exciting and you will get a chance with famous designer who will present their fall and spring collections through you. It would be glamorous to show the latest <a rel=”nofollow” onclick=”javascript:ga(‘send’, ‘pageview’, ‘/outgoing/article_exit_link/997250’);” href=”http://www.asianspeech.com/fashion-beauty.html” target=”_blank”>
fashion</a> collections with other models.

The young girls who have toned body can pursue a career in bikini modeling also.
It is the same for swimsuit modeling where toned bodies and confident style is required. There is always the possibility of implied nude, but this is not a category reserved for anyone. It requires a lot of confidence and a healthy body. Body part model is something different where they use their hands, legs, feet, hair or any other parts of body for advertising. There is enough number of possibilities in internet, so use internet as your …