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There’s no substitute for fit when it comes to men’s suits. An incredibly expensive, well-made suit is still going to look bad on you if it doesn’t fit properly. Likewise, even a cheap or entry-level suit can look fantastic if it fits you the right way.  When suit shopping, you’ll be able to evaluate the fit of suits off the rack, but to do so, you’ll need to know what you’re looking for. It’s often better to have your suit tailored to your specifications, whether it’s by the manufacturer or by a third party—but even then, you’ll need to check…

We’ve seen technology advancements in all areas of our lives — from changing the way that we do our banking to altering the way we get in touch with friends. And the world of sports is no different. One 2012 report by the Institute of Mechanical Engineers states that, “Technology is as much a part of an athlete’s armoury as nutrition, training and coaching”. In many ways, it’s transformed the sports industry. Although many of the advancements have been designed to improve the performance in a particular sport, is there any inspiration we can take from the innovations to help…

Wedding trends are heavily inspired by the current fashion craze of the moment. For example, after Meghan Markle’s wedding to Prince Harry in 2018, Google searches for ‘bateau neckline’ dresses went up by 104%. Wedding dressmakers, caterers, and jewelers all over the country are working hard to create stunning dupes of some of the best celebrity wedding items – let’s take a look at some of our favourites:  1. Diamond earrings: Meghan Markle and Prince Harry For a simple and classic addition to your wedding outfit, you can’t go wrong with a pair of diamond earrings. When the royal couple…

Before investing in a piece of jewellery, it’s important to know that it will suit you. While we all have preferences on jewellery style and hues of metal, not everything will flatter you. Some trends may not complement your style, and certain metals may highlight your skin tone better than others. A well-chosen piece of jewellery can work wonders. It can make your skin glow, accentuate your eyes, and even flatter your hair colour. But the piece must fit your skin tone in order to achieve this. This guide will teach you how to easily develop a masterful eye for…

summer hair

Summer must surely be one of the most popular seasons of the year. Those long, sunny days to warm us up after winter are a real treat for everyone around the globe. When you add in that summer usually means BBQ’s at friends, holidays abroad or time just chilling in the garden, it is no wonder why so many of us love it. One key thing to think about when it comes to health and beauty over these hotter months though is your hair. Taking steps to keep your hair in great condition and looking fabulous is definitely worthwhile. This…

getting into the fashion industry

Finishing your studies in fashion can mean making some big decisions in terms of employment. There are a wide range of options available aside from the ones you may expect, such as designers and models. From a career in fashion-related finance, to discovering a role in communications, the opportunities are varied. Retailers of men’s shirts, CT Shirts, take a look at what’s out there, considering some careers you mightn’t have thought of: Garment technologist Although this role is slightly unsuspecting, a garment technologist is an essential aspect of any major clothing retailer. This role is largely about quality control and…

Become A Fashion Writer

Writing is a significant part of everyone’s life — it’s a skill that we all acquire from such a young age. Breaking into the fashion industry as a writer is probably a thought that has never crossed your mind, but in a time where blogging dominates the online world — it’s never been a more realistic career path. Years ago, you would either need a degree from a high-brow university or come from an affluent family. While this often still applies, the fashion community has become less exclusive and recently welcomed more entry methods for driven fashionistas with a voice.…

At some point in your career, you’ll want to work for an established brand like QUIZ. With a phenomenal presence as an online retailer for both menswear and womenswear, several stores across the UK and entities in Spain and America, we were welcomed into the office of Emma Kenyon— a leading fashion designer at QUIZ. If you’re obsessed with the fashion industry, know that we are too. Emma is literally non-fictional version of Miranda Priestly. But nicer of course. So, if you’re studying fashion or want to make waves in the industry, this is the girl boss that you should…

Brides often feel that finding plus size wedding dresses of 50 sizes and more, and even those that they really like is a very difficult task. But today, dresses of large sizes are not a deficit, so one can easily find many wedding fashion stores and websites on the Internet with a large selection of clothes. This means that buying a large wedding dress is not such a difficult task. And most importantly – a large dress will not necessarily make its owner bulky and clumsy. It is designed to give elegance, chic and status. Secrets of choosing a large…

Not only is the fashion difficult to break in to here in the UK, but also on an international scale. According to Fashion United, more than half a million people work in fashion-related industries in the UK and that number obviously rises when you factor in the number of UK nationals working overseas in the sector. If you’re looking to make waves in the sector here or abroad, we’ve gathered what you need to know to have a successful run in the fashion sector. An insight to the UK fashion scene If you ever want to work in fashion, understanding…