Fashion in Ancient Times

In the ancient days royal, expensive, stylistic and highly attractive clothes are generally worn by the courtiers. At the same time the Pharaohs in the Egyptian soil, were not ready to leave behind. If you make a detailed study in this realm, the terracotta figurines that belong to the oldest Harappa Age expose the hair styles with the interesting head gears which can also be compared with the modern hair styles that have a heavy look. The dancing girl of Mohenjo-Daro wearing bangles in her arms are not at all behind any fashion concepts of any ages. It cannot be denied that the whole world had been attracted by the glamour and allure of Cleopatra as she was a woman with unique political skills. Moreover she had crafted many fashion styles starting from jewellery items to stunning outfits for the great Egyptian emperors.

In the west, the Greeks and Italians gained reputation not only due to the high standards in art, architecture and warfare, but also they supported the appealing and elegant army uniforms and court-attires with their unique and intricate concepts in designs. Lot of extra ordinary range and variety of apparels have been supplied to the world through their illustrious Greek and Egyptian and Indian mythologies and these have been preserved and also they stand out in the form of various paintings and sculptures. The modern day fashion designers had taken some of these ancient models as the greatest source of inspiration for their creation of unique trends in designs and styles.

In the modelling and fashion industry, cultural influences will have a great impact on the various aspects of modelling world. In the western or secular countries and cultures a colourful two piece bikini may be great fashion item but at the same time it is restricted in some rigid and fundamental fields and areas. On the other hand, there is no demand in the secular and modern world for the veil but it is popular in the continents such as Australia, North America, Asia, and Africa.

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Mix And Match Fashion

The mix and match phenomenon can transform you into your own personal fashion stylist. This type of fashion makes it a lot easier to create a stylish look for yourself. This is why you should take a good look at your closet and see what treasures you have hiding in there. Once the review is over you can begin to purchase only the things that you feel will look good with what you already have.

A way of mixing and matching would be to organize your wardrobe according to colors, patterns and styles. This way you will have all your sports outfits in one place and all your elegant outfits somewhere else. Once you do this you can start figuring out what type of outfits you can create by using your own clothes. This way you can easily have vintage outfits with some elegant accessories or even romantic outfits with modern vintage and retro accents.

There are many celebrities out there that are very fond of this type of fashion for instance Alexa Chung, Dita von Teese or the famous Gwen Stefani. Mixing various fashion styles will give you a wonderful and personal look that will surely be a nice change from the everyday routine. What you should be aware of is that this mix and match style is not equal with the grunge style of the 90’s. So, in this respect you should choose carefully between the patterns and styles.

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Fashion and Personality

The personality of a person is reflected by the clothes he or she wears. Not only clothing, but there are so many factors which affect your personality. There are so many things that affect your personality including clothes, shoes, and accessories, etc. Your attire has so much power that it can make or mar your personality. Although its’ good to follow fashion and trends, but one shall not loose his or her individuality and personality in the race of fashion. Lets’ discuss a few factors which shall be kept under consideration with regards to fashion and your personality.

Develop your own style: Do not rely entirely on fashion media. Stay aware and in touch with latest fashion styles, but don’t follow them mindlessly. Decide what suits you best and choose the best one from the prevailing fashion trends. If you buy an expensive short dress just because it is in style, and unfortunately it doesn’t suits you, all your investment goes in vain.

Choose Proper Fit: This is a very important factor. Buying branded or expensive clothes not at all guarantee that they will make you look great. An expensive branded jean which is ill-fitted is never going to make you look good. Always buy clothes which fit well on you. They shall neither be too tight nor be too loose. If you are fat, make sure that you don’t buy too short clothes which may show off your bulges. In case you are very tall and are not able to find a shirt with appropriate sleeve length, don’t buy a ready-made one. Buy a good fabric and get it stitched properly just as according to your length.

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