Year: 2013

Updating Your Urban Style for Winter

Urban wear was an easy trend to nail in the summer. Throw on a snapback and a vest, and you were ready to soak up the sun in style. Do this in the winter, however, and you’re sure to look a fool, not to mention catching a nasty cold in the process. We’ve put together this handy guide to help you reinvent your street style this winter. Swap your t-shirts for sweatshirts It is important to be practical with your clothing choices during the winter. This doesn’t mean you have to wave goodbye to style though – far from it! There are a great collection of graphic printed sweatshirts on the market at the minute. Go for a dark coloured sweatshirt with a stand-out logo or imagery to inject a bit of colour into your winter wardrobe. Take a look at the range of King Apparel sweatshirts available from Capology. These quality sweatshirts are a favourite with rappers like Plan B and will easily help you nail this look. This isn’t to say you should …

Four Newly Hip Activities and Styles for the Elderly

Times are constantly changing, every new generation features its own likes and loves, passions and stuff that thrill. Just like fashion, activities that recognition also experience flux because the decades flow past. Because things that seem passé are once again cool and hip, it’s crucial that you do some research before assuming something is lame or something like that is awesome. Don’t you are concerned, we’ve got you covered. Here are some activities that you may think are for old timers alone however are actually back to being hip and funky for you young folks! 1. Woodworking Back when your grandfather was obviously a young boy, he and all sorts of his pals had knives and chisels and whittled their way into after-school contentment. The art of creation from nothing, through just both your hands and keen eye, is really a definitely a creative art form that has laid dormant by the wayside for far a long time. But now, there’s an influx in rise in popularity of personal work and craft. What with all …

The Rebirth of the Slogan T-shirt

Whether it’s Twitter, Facebook or blogs, we’re always looking for a creative outlet to make a statement. Nowadays, even the fashion world is stepping in to help us do so. Previously, slogan t-shirts were resigned to the cringe-inducing likes of David Hasselhoff, with his now iconic ‘Don’t hassle the Hoff’ number. However, 2013 has seen the slogan t-shirt revamped and reworked and it is now more fashionable than ever. Here are some of our favourites that let your clothes do the talking… ASOS T-Shirt With Lionel Ritchie Print – $21.36   When you think of Lionel Ritchie, you may not instantly think of him as a supercool style icon. However, although you may not want to admit it, how many times have you found yourself singing along to his 1984 hit, ‘Hello’? This fun t-shirt is a great way of showing your sense of humour and cheeky side, and will be a great conversation starter. We wonder how many people will sing ‘…is it me you’re looking for?’ to you when you’re wearing it. Lazy …

How to Look Fashionable on a Marathon?

Marathoners vary in the type of shoes they wear in race events.  Most of the competitive marathoners would wear light end shoes because of the lightweight feeling on their feet, but still offers some protection for their heels and midsoles. Another thing to consider is the way the shoes are cushioned, and of course the protection  and support that you get. Elites, on the other hand, prefer flats on a running event because this type of runners is thin and has exceptional biomechanics. But for the fashionable runners, can try shoes offered by Nike and Asics. Nike running shoes can match your exact specifications, no matter what style, technology or function you needed. With different ranges of colors, and arrays of styles, amount of researchers and features housed in every shoes, I really can say Nike has it all, and is the perfect fit for every runner’s feet. On the other hand, Asics offers alternative choices of running shoes.  Shoes from the said brand are designed for daily training and best suited for runners with …

Hugo Boss x Moncler New Campaigns

Here are two new campaigns of Men’s designer clothing from two of giants in the fashion industry that will supply fashion enthusiasm new inspirations. Boss Orange Fall / Winter 2013 Campaign This fall we have picked some highlight pieces right of Hugo Boss newest campaign, The Boss Orange Fall / Winter 2013 campaign. It was staged by the top photographer Lachlan Bailey, and represented by one of the top models Benjamin Eidem, in the streets of New York. Moncler Autumn-Winter 2013-2014 Campaign Moncler Gamme Bleu reflects the union of Moncler’s profiency in both active sportswear and outerwear with the personal-hand-made couture sensibility of Thom Browne. For this new campaign, the idea revolves around the Scottish Highland games. Definite outfits of the games are popular as to have become symbolic of Scotland and are now making part of this set, such as tartan plaid jackets with pleating detail, kilts, and down-filled trousers. A full collection, featuring outerwear, trousers, shorts, jackets and accessories separated in four inspiration groups: navy/white, red/white/blue, grey and black tie. Classic tailored pieces …

What to Wear for Halloween

Two months from –ber months are coming and it’s the time we’re almost all the people around the world gets busy. And one of those busy times is Halloween. I know it’s still early for preparing for Halloween, but let me show you a few costumes that children, teenagers and even adults love to wear in that time of the month. Masks This is one of those popular accessories people wear on Halloween. It’s like a total transformation since you get to change what your face look like with scary masks. You get to be like a werewolf, a skull, a witch face and the like. Caps and Laplanders If you don’t want to hide your face, wear a hat. Hats are one of the favorites Halloween party peeps want to wear. Witch hat is the perfect example to wear on Halloween especially for the girls. Make up To wear an effective scary costume is to have an effective make up. Go dark and have that fake blood on your face if you really wanted …

Things Not to Wear When Meeting Your Partner’s Parents

You’ve reached that important part in your relationship, meeting the parents. Meeting the parents is a big deal; it can make or break a relationship. Our parents will always have a strong influence over our decisions; they have known you your entire life after all. That’s why it’s so important that you put your best foot forward and make the best impression possible. Common courtesy, respect, and intelligent conversation will also help but first impressions are very important as they are hard to change. This means having good hygiene, neat hair and smart looking clothes. The following article list what not to wear and why. Please take this advice graciously and put it to use. You owe it to your partner. Statement T-shirts This is your first time meeting them; there is no need to start political debates. Look for neutral men’s tees or men’s singlets. This does not mean you have to be boring just try avoiding political and humour t-shirt. They may not have the same point of view as you. Humorous t-shirts …

A One-Stop Shop for Everything Fun

A sure way of relieving stress is to shop. Whenever I feel sad, I either go to the mall or turn on my laptop and go to all my trusted online stores. This is so addicting because you will be able to choose great items and buy them even when you are just at home wearing your pajamas. I consider myself quite adept at online shopping and know a lot of websites where everything is so affordable and nice. Spencer’s definitely fits the bill. Previously known as Spencer’s Gifts, it is a lifestyle retail company which has over 600 shops all over the United States and Canada. It has been the leader in fun and novel products and is such a big hit among 18-24 year old customers. Spencer’s has a wide selection of fun, unique, and amusing items. Shoppers can buy clothes, lingerie, accessories, footwear, bags, home accessories, board games and a lot more. All their stuff are divided into categories like Stuff to Wear, Naughty, Fun and Games, Home and Dorm. I was …

Indoor Gardening is Fun

Beginning your road with hydroponics meaning understand what kind of photography studio equipment you will want for your endeavor. When you’re on a budget, there are several photography lighting equipment available at TheLaShop.com. Though it is very important to locate cheap supplies for hydroponics (so that you don’t break the bank), it is rather possible to keep everything quality while still at a lower price. LA shop has been known for making products not simply cheaper, but simpler to purchase also. Reviewers have mentioned products being fifty dollars cheaper than other rival sites, and customer service was always great. Hydroponics is a superb hobby to start out up, and will even be an enterprise in a small town. Growing your plants indoors permits you to not have to concern yourself with the weather constantly and definitely will allow you to not take care of any disasters such as floods and thunderstorms which could ruin an entire season. All the products available have already been through testing so they are ensured to help you and be …

Cosmetic surgery for men: Which celebs have gone under the knife?

If you think plastic surgery is just for female actresses and glamorous pop princesses – think again! Cosmetic procedures are available for both men and women – but who has had what done? Let’s find out. Here are four male celebs that have gone under the knife: Craig Revel Horwood Believe it or not, Craig Revel Horwood had his man boobs removed back in 2011. That’s right; the Strictly Come Dancing star endured gynaecomastia surgery to reduce the size of his chest telling The Mirror: “I couldn’t cha-cha-cha without them jigging in my face.” While it’s hard to see his torso under the dashing suit he wears most Saturday and Sunday nights, the operation appears to have been a success. Kenny Rogers Known for his silver locks and deep voice, Kenny Rogers is one of the best country crooners around – but he too has dabbled in plastic surgery. In an interview with People back in 2006 he said: “Last year I had so many lines coming in at the side of my eyes up …