Traditional Significance of Color in Clothes

People most likely feel good when they wear your favorite color. It is important to know that any color of the dress can send particular messages. Today we will talk about the history and meaning of pink and white color in various cultures.

girls pink One of the most common examples of color symbolism in clothing is the custom of using pink for girls and blue for boys. This tradition emerged in 1921, when the Women’s Institute for Domestic Science in Pennsylvania endorsed pink for boys, blue for girls. However the situation differs depending on the culture and historical origin.  Pink, for example is a very masculine color in Bermuda. Also, British bankers and barristers have worn pink shirts for decades and it also goes in and out of fashion in other parts of the world.

White is the traditional color for a bride’s wedding gown in the United States and most European cultures. This color symbolizes purity and innocence. However in Asia, white is the color of death. This arises from the faith that death is seen as a beginning and that white represents the purity that the deceased brings into the next life. This is why the brides in Japan and China wear red in traditional wedding ceremonies. White is also associated with death in India, where widows wear white.

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Men Wearing Purple More Likely To Attract British Women

According to a new study by a British laundry detergent brand My Ariel, men who opt for the royal hue are more likely stand a chance with the ladies. The company polled 2000 British males to discover how important clothes are in the dating world. As expected, the ladies were significantly pickier with 28 percent of women and 14 percent of men admitting to declining a date with someone because they weren’t into their clothes. williams

The study showed that purple reigned highest in women’s eyes and black shirts came in second place with 36 percent of women accepting dates. The worst colors for men to wear according to women are blue or pink.

The study also found that 58 percent of the respondents considered dress sense the primary factor when looking for a partner, and 43 percent demanded that their partner change their clothes because they were embarrassed to be seen with them.

Pope Francis’ Inspiring Simple Dressing Style

New cardinals eager to show they’re on the same ‘pastoral page’ as the pope aren’t fussing so much over what they will wear on ceremonies and events.

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The cardinals and priests are much more careful of shining and spend less on their clothes since the changes introduced in his dress code by Pope Francis. The pope’s personal style and his broader message of sobriety will be inspired the College of Cardinals to adopt a more sober and simple fashion choices.

Now, for various festive occasion, cardinals are traditionally outfitted in scarlet from head to toe, from the silk skull cap to bright red socks, with a white lace embroidered surplice known as a rochet worn over the red cassock and underneath the mozzetta, or shoulder cape.

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Saint Patricks Fashion

Getting dressed for St. Patrick’s Day might mean putting on shamrock-printed shorts or green colored dresses. Celebrating in style doesn’t mean you can’t kick back with a green beer and watch the parade. To prove this point, fashion specialists handpicked several green pieces that are entirely festive but not exclusive to the holiday.

Green jacket Green skirt Green Combo Green blouse Green Skirt Long

Best 5 Dresses on Oscar Ceremony 2014

On 2 march, 2014 there took place the Oscar ceremony, which is Hollywood’s most glamorous event of the year and a key moment in defining the style and tendencies of modern fashion. By observing the celebrities gracefully walking the red carpet, dressed in the latest designer masterpieces, fashion specialists made the top 5 women dresses:

Lupita Nyong’o – Blue pleated Prada dress

Lupita Oscar Dress

Cate Blanchett – Armani Prive gown and extravagant Chopard jewellery.

Blanchet Oscar Dress

Jennifer Lawrence – Christian Dior Haute Couture dress

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Kate Hudson – Atelier Versace gown.

Hudson Oscar Dress

Penelope Cruz – Pale pink Giambattista Valli Haute Couture gown with a black accent on the waist.

Cruz Dress OScar

Taylor Swift Shows Off New Hairdo

Country singer Taylor Swift showed off her new hairdo on the red carpet at the 2011 Billboard Women in Music Event, on December 2, 2011. Taylor Swift’s new straight hair style was a sensation for all her fans and celebrities as well.

The 21-year-old singer Taylor Swift informed her devotee fans via Tweeter about her new haircut and even placed a photo showing off her long blonde locks and wispy bangs.

At the event Taylor Swift debuted with hew new music video for her single ‘Ours’.

Taylor Swift Speak Now tour is continuing along with the latest stop off in NYC – where she performed a duet with her best friend singer/actress Selena Gomez.

 

David’s Bridal Gowns Designed by Vera Wang SS 2012

Famous Chinese American fashion designer Vera Wang will launch a new collection of stunning wedding gowns – a special gift for St. Valentine’s Day – for David’s Bridal brand, early February 2012. It is said that Spring-Summer 2012 White by Vera Wang Collection will have more diversity styles, cuts and for surely will captivate any bridal. White by Vera Wang Collection will be available in any of David’s Bridal stores.

 

“I’m excited to partner with David’s Bridal as the exclusive retailer for the White by Vera Wang collection. This collection embraces my true design aesthetic and through David’s Bridal, I look forward to sharing my creative vision with brides across the country,” Vera Wang.

Models that will present the new breathtaking collection are already familiar with previous Vera Wang’s wedding dresses. The Collection, which will include classic ballroom styles to modern slim silhouettes, will make any bridal look like a princess from a fairy tale.  Collection accessories and shoes will be extremely accessible starting from $88, while lavish wedding gowns will cost from $500 to $1500.

Chanel Coco Mademoiselle Perfume Ad

The fashion house of Chanel is delighting women’s nose with breathtaking Coco Mademoiselle perfume and is capturing women’s eyes with the release of a stunning commercial video. Featuring gorgeous actress Keira Knightley, perfume ad is dreamily wanting.

Watch the commercial video and convince that Chanel Coco Mademoiselle worth a try: