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Confused By Fashion? Here's What You Should Know!

Looking good in clothes should bring nothing but joy to your day. The better you feel about your appearance, the more positive energy you will exude throughout the day. 587 more words

Making the Distinction between Designer and Tailor: Time for Designers in Kenya to Up Their Game!

Kenya’s fashion design industry is coming of age. On Saturday 16th August the inaugural Kenya Fashion Awards took place at Alliance Francaise in Nairobi. The night was a mix of fashion shows, music and awards to fashion professionals across the industry. 729 more words


Middle Temple Lane London

One of my favourite books is Bleak House by Charles Dickens. Indeed it was the first book on the reading list when I began to study law at the University of Sheffield. 531 more words


Oyo govt empowers tailors, mechanics

In an empowerment programme championed by 11 local government areas in Ibadan land, items ranging from generating sets, sewing machines to automotive tools were distributed to members of the National Automobile Technicians Association (NATA) and Nigeria Union of Tailors (NUT), Oyo State. 180 more words


Tom Junod on Tailors

A hidden world and a sincerely-held code of professionalism.¬† Click¬†here to check out Junod’s Esquire article on aging tailors in NYC.

What is a Dressform?

A dressform is a model of the torso used by tailors and seamtressess to fit and drape garments of clothing. It mirrors the human body to give a more realistic appearance of clothing.

Kadais (Part 3): Flip a coin

So, I’ve been meaning to write about this shop on P. S. Sivasamy Salai in Mylapore for simply ages. Every time I pass its signboards — there’s one above the entrance and another larger one to the side, on the pavement, so you just can’t miss it — I’m floored by the remarkable honesty on display. 456 more words