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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…

An effective marketing strategy is what it takes to raise awareness and make your brand a household name. Regardless of the available economic resources, you should be ready to invest in different marketing tactics. This will help you spread the word about your products and attract your target audience. Many businesses invest the entire resources in their digital marketing plans and overlook the importance of other promotional activities. However, you’d never do so if you understand the long-term benefits of customised promotional items. You can reward your employees and long-term customers with custom promotional products. It adds value and increases…

Over time, we have seen dress codes in the office become more informal. But, it’s still importance to look smart and dress appropriately when going to work. This is why wearing denim for your nine-to-five can be tricky. So, how should it be done? Trilogy Stores, premium denim retailers of women’s high waisted jeans, provide us with some insight: Rocking jeans Not feeling 100% confident in wearing denim for work? Play it safe with black denim. Worn with a patterned shirt tucked in, black high-waisted jeans can create a more fitted look than black work pants. The high-waist element of…

Trends come and go like the tides, and that goes double for swimwear trends! The waterproof go-tos have experienced changes not only in design, but in what is and isn’t allowed by the poolside. Who better to take us through the years of swimwear changes than swimwear design course provider, Cleveland College of Art and Design? Beyond Speedos: men’s swimwear Men haven’t always been able to embrace the snug fit of a good pair of Speedos. For example, in the 1900s, it was illegal for men to go topless on the beach. This meant the fashion of the time, while…

It is said that you make your impression on someone within the first 15 seconds of meeting them. That then begs the question was it that you were noticed or you stood out? What was it that made that person stop at that moment to speak to you or just make eye contact? Let’s take a look at how you can get noticed without standing out. It can be something as simple as a glance, some say a flirt…eye contact or a smile. It can be your words, your accent or even just the way you approached with confidence that…

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…

Finding a bra that is comfortable, fits well, AND makes your cleavage look fantastic can seem like an impossible task. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve gone into a store looking for a bra only to try on countless sizes and styles and be disappointed at how none of them are right. That’s why I was so excited when I found the UpbraⓇ, the bra that will give you cleavage and lift that you never thought could be possible. What I loved about the Upbra is that it was super supportive, and actually stayed up all day even…

Not every guy has a suit in his wardrobe, but it’s a staple item to have. You never know when you might need to put on a suit and go somewhere, so here are all the potential reasons you might need to wear one. 1. Weddings You can’t turn up to a wedding wearing anything less than a suit. Not only will you be in the wedding photographs forever wearing your choice of attire, but you’ll stand out like a sore thumb if you’re not dressed as classy as everybody else. The good thing about suits is that you can…

When deciding to get a tattoo, most people believe it’ll stick around forever. But what do you do if you realize that getting a tattoo was a huge mistake? Today, the most popular tattoo removal technique is laser removal, which consists of a series of 10 or 15 sessions to complete the tattoo removal. This method can be extremely painful and require a lot of recovery time. It can also be quite expensive, especially if you have to return over and over for multiple sessions. Its efficacy also depends on the size, complexity, and colors of the tattoo. There is…

Did you know that what you wear can say a lot about you as well as how you feel about yourself. The right apparel can reveal to others that you are a ‘go getter’ yet that same outfit might make you ‘self conscious’. According to an article by Scientific American, your very personal mental and physical state could be influenced by what you choose to wear. Although the research is limited mostly to lab tests, there is something about putting on a brand new sharp blazer that can make you look and feel like a million bucks. For example, in…