30.10.2016 Sewing

Sewing…A Lost Art Form!

Sewing…A Lost Art Form! In our previous generation, most women made all their families clothes and the skill was passed on to their daughters. By the mid 1970s, sewing education had already been dropped from many school curriculums. As more women began working outside the home, and globalization altered the  competitiveness of the clothing market, […]

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29.10.2016 The Conical Bra of the 1950s

The Conical Bra of the 1950s

The Conical Bra of the 1950s In any era, certain items of clothing become synonymous with sex appeal. In the 1950s, the conical bra literally shaped the standard of what made a woman alluring. Also called a torpedo or bullet bra, the conical bra got its name from its cone-shaped construction that lifted and separated […]

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29.10.2016 Iconoic Jewellery from Classic Movies

Iconoic Jewellery from Classic Movies

Iconoic Jewellery from Classic Movies When Marilyn sang that ‘Diamonds are a girls best friend’ she struck an iconic figure and the pink dress and diamond jewellery she wore has been copied by celebrities over and over again, from Madonna to Kylie and even French and Sauders. The 24 karat pear shaped diamond called The […]

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29.10.2016 6 red dresses that made history!

6 red dresses that made history!

6 red dresses that made history! It’s that time of year again! Get ready to break out your little red dress in anticipation of Valentine’s Day. The red dress has come a long way throughout history, thanks to the iconic women who wore them. To honor Valentine’s Day and its signature color, we’re taking a […]

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