• CLOTHING
    This blogger’s side-by-side photo proves clothing sizes are a myth

    Blogger Mira Hirsch reveals the startling difference in clothing sizes. Image: Instagram/@mira_hirsch Mira Hirsch has a public service announcement: don’t let numbers define you. For a good reason. The South African blogger posted a photo on social media, exposing how different clothing can be, even when it’s technically the same size. Hirsch posted a side-by-side […]

  • Clever clothing grows with your toddler

    Petit Pli has won the UK national round of the James Dyson Award (Credit: Petit Pli) Every parent knows what it’s like to buy new clothes for their child, only to find they’ve already outgrown them by the second wash. A new kind of outerwear could reduce waste, hassle, and perhaps money by expanding in size as the […]

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    Clothing Hurricane Harvey’s Victims

    SCRANTON — It’s hard not to hurt when you see images of the damage left by Hurricane Harvey in Texas. Some people here in our area see them and react. “With all of the pictures and the visions that we have seen on the news, these people have lost everything, from infants to older people […]

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    Beautiful Floral Wedding Dresses for Romantic Brides

    Floral wedding dresses are very elegant and chic. And contrary to popular belief, they are not just for floral weddings. A floral wedding gown can be quite stylish and sophisticated at almost any style of wedding. As well, floral bridesmaid dresses are also very much in demand. From simple lace flowers to bold and vibrant […]

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    New Clothing Delivery Service Debuts For Bedhopping Men Who Still Have To Dress For Work

    Shutterstock Millennials might be killing a number of businesses, from chain restaurants to classic department stores. But on the upside, they’re challenging retailers to tackle new challenges, like this one, from men’s clothing brand TAYLRD: a same-day clothing shipping option, debuting in New York City on August 28. According to market research commissioned by TAYLRD, a whopping […]

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    How to Un-Shrink These 4 Types of Clothing

    So we know why our clothes shrink and how to avoid this tragedy, but what about when the damage has already been done? You spent more than you’d like to admit on those jeans—there has to be a way to reverse this, right? Well, technically you can’t “un-shrink” clothes, but you can stretch them back out to their original […]

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    A tour of five affordable factory clothing shops in Tongaat

    Being a woman comes at a price and although I do not particularly like venturing into the usually busy Tongaat central, I do look forward to my monthly shopping sprees where I sniff out excellent deals on clothing and accessories at affordable prices. I buy most of my shoes, casual clothing, formal wear and gym gear […]

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    Foiling Pick-Pockets: The New Women’s Line From Clothing Arts

    Cloting Arts Women’s Travel Shirt I first met Adam Rapp in Namibia a few years ago at the Adventure Travel World Summit (ATWS). He was there to show off some rather cool shirts and pants that he called Pick-Pocket Proof, designed after a year of vagabonding around the world. His company is called Clothing Arts […]

  • How to get the most money for your used clothes

    Adapted from a story by Elisabeth Leamy for The Washington Post. U.S. households spend at least $1,700 on apparel each year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and it’s a lot easier to shell that money out than it is to recoup it. You won’t strike it rich selling used clothes, but it is possible […]