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June 30, 2013

Year 2013: Fabric Report – Prices Hit the Roof!

Most of these fabric yardages do not endure beyond one summer – they wear out too quickly – they might not even last ten washes. This is why a ready to wear trouser or top or woven button down shirt from an international brand feels like a bargain now. The other day, a senior colleague purchased a very nice embellished woven top from Mango for about PKR 3000 at full price while we were browsing the malls - I told her to go for it as the price seemed reasonable to me. Mango is a high street brand in UK – know what I mean? By Fareeha Qayoom
May 21, 2013

Like their Style: Style Muse

Some shows might have ended but will be long-remembered for their clothes choices as well – Friends, Gossip Girl and Sex and the city for example… By Fareeha Qayoom
May 14, 2013

Sewing 101: Learning to Sew a Fine Seam

...But what the heck, it’s considered green to refurbish, recycle and make over; not to mention, thrifty. by Fareeha Qayoom
February 13, 2013

Fall 2013: Fashion Weeks – Trend Watch

Here is the fall 2013 fashion week schedule. Enjoy! New York - Feb 7-14th London – Feb 15 – 19th Milan – Feb 19 – 26th Paris – Feb 26 – March 6th By Fareeha Qayoom