Fashion 101: Train

Fashion 101: Train
I’m sure you know what a train is. But nope, I’m not talking about rail transport. In fashion world, there is a term coined as train. Have you ever notice a long fabric tailing behind a wedding dress that often sweep the ground? Ya? That’s a train. The clearest train example are the ones worn ...

Fashion 101: Dress Length 2

Fashion 101: Dress Length
What is dress length? Dress length is the length measured from shoulder, near the side of the neck to the dress hemline. The style of one dress changes when the length of the dress is changed. Knowing which dress length to pair for a certain theme and engagement is better than dressing conflicting outfit for ...

Modern Sleeves Types

Modern Sleeves Types
A sleeve is part of a clothing where the arms passes. It covers the arm and/or forearms to the wrist. There are over 2 dozens of sleeves types but only less than half are actively use today. The rest generally belongs to historical costume era which can be seen in some wedding dresses, theatrical costumes ...

Fashion 101: Waistline

Fashion 101: Waistline
What is a waistline? As simple as it sounds, waistline is a separator which divide the upper clothing and the lower part. It’s the narrowest portion of the waist and can vary with style from below the bust to below the hips. Compared to silhouette (the outline/shape of an outfit), not many think very much ...

Fashion 101: Neckline

Fashion 101: Neckline
I’m very sure the term neckline is not something new to you. In fact you might already know a few types yourself. V-neck, halter, strapless or one-shoulder… these are some very popular necklines. But do you know ‘just a mere’ neckline can impact your overall look? And ‘this mere’ neckline can help you accentuate your ...

Fashion 101: Silhouette

Fashion 101: Silhouette
What’s a silhouette in fashion term? Simply… it means the outline or shape of a body or an outfit. This is a widely use term in the fashion world. Why is silhouette important? Have you ever wonder why some people look good in mini dress or mermaid dress but not you? The answer lies according ...