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Essay on Fashion

By: GoodluckwearsArticle shared byVidyadharghate Essay on Fashion (1277 Words)

Every person nurtures an innate desire of looking good and feel ‘accepted’ in the socio-economic circle. The word fashion instantaneously brings to mind a flash of colour with a dash of glamour. Women are taking to fashion in a big way, and are experimenting with different looks, styles, and textures. Fashion plays an increasingly important role in an indivi­dual’s life because it is considered as a means of self-expression. The garments and accessories that man or women wear, help them to identify with a group of others-whether it is a lifestyle, profession, a religion, or an attitude. Thus, the term ‘fashion’ has become synonymous with the overall growth of the country as well. Several factors contribute to the evolution of fashion as a whole. It is a widely accepted fact that the rich and the famous, and the political figures and royalty have always moved the seasonal trends of fashion. The advertising …

Fashion is my passion!

By: GoodluckwearsI have had many hobbies during my life: athletic group gymnastic, athletics, chorus, writing and scouts.  Perhaps I have had some others too, I can’t remember. Well, to make it short, I have tried many things. They have disappeared out of my life one by one, for different reasons, but there’s one which remains: fashion. I was about 7 years old, when I began sow some little things for myself and every year those little things have grown a little bit. Today I do all my fancy dresses and some clothes which I can’t find in any shops. My passion for fashion has also grown and today I am very interested in what I’m wearing or other people are wearing. I also like to read fashion magazines and style blogs (like this and this). I get tips from there and mix it up with my personal style.  I also write my own blog. It’s a great way to tell about my life and all kinds of fashion things. All my friends are so bored with it! To me fashion is like some sport or painting to someone e…

Fashion Thinking: Creative Approaches to the Design Process

By: Goodluckwears

On occasion of her new book on fashion design education, Fashion Thinking:  Creative Approaches to the Design Process (AVA, February 2013), Fiona Dieffenbacher--director  of the BFA in Fashion Design at Parsons the New School for Design--reflects on new and  exciting approaches to fashion education:  by Fiona Dieffenbacher The main question to be asked of fashion education today is “Are we training students to design  clothes or to create fashion?” To be makers, creators, or both?” At Parsons The New School for  Design we have re-approached our curriculum to address these questions, which has led to  innovative, new pathways for our students to develop as designers. In order to understand the difference between the spheres of making and creating fashion, we have  focused on design thinking as a method of envisioning a reality that does not yet exist, and as a  means for achieving innovation. Fashion thinking involves harnessing the vast array of skills  at the designer…